The right side of the brain controls the left side of the body, and functions in the areas of spatial positioning, recognition, memory, understanding and imagination. The right brain is also responsible for processing mu... More »

The right hemisphere of the brain controls a person's cognitive skills. The right side of the brain also controls muscle movements on the left side of the body. More »

The right and left sides of the brain are equally important. Both sides, called hemispheres, have different functions, but signals constantly travel back and forth between the two via the corpus callosum. The latter is a... More »

The left side of your brain controls the muscles on the right side of your body, and it is responsible for language along with logical and mathematical thinking. Meanwhile, the right brain controls the muscles on the lef... More »

Organs located on the left side of a normal human body include the left hemisphere of the brain, the left lung, the heart and the stomach, according to Inner Body. Additional organs located on the left side include the l... More »

The right hemisphere of the brain is responsible for creativity, and it controls the left side of the body. The right hemisphere is where rhythm, holistic awareness, creative thinking, spatial awareness and daydreaming o... More »

The American tradition of moving the tassel on graduation caps from the right side to the left side during the commencement ceremony signifies the recognition of earning a degree. It is sometimes called "turning of the t... More »