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(a.k.a. jonsca here)

Sir Charles Scott Sherrington is one of my science heroes, so I'm featuring him on my cogsci profile. He is often credited with coining the word "synapse."


Mar
27
accepted Do the students that report “friendly” teachers perform better on standardized tests?
Aug
22
accepted Do the neural substrates behind motivation to retain/dispose of property govern whether certain people view their friends and partners as possessions?
Aug
15
accepted Is dissociative identity disorder a medical condition or artifact of psychotherapy?
Jul
20
accepted Have there been any studies which report a positive correlation between eating certain foods and reported sleep disturbances?
Jul
11
accepted Is there evidence of suppression of the frontal cortex during herding behavior?
Nov
20
accepted Have the abilities of John Lorber's patients with limited cortical mass been further evaluated in adulthood?
Aug
16
accepted Under what circumstances does the brain devote resources to only the “when” of sensory events?
Jun
30
accepted What structures in the brain are called upon to strengthen coupling between bilateral movements?
Jun
30
accepted Is there a canonical reference for behavioral, attentional, and memory tests?
Jun
23
accepted What form might Jungian archetypes take in the brain?
Jun
3
accepted What is the relationship between post-traumatic stress disorder and fugue states?
Mar
28
accepted Does dream recall disturb the processes of memory consolidation?
Mar
3
accepted What is a more modern interpretation of the terms egosyntonic/egodystonic?
Mar
2
accepted What are the purported mechanisms of eidetic memory and why is it comorbid with autism?
Feb
28
accepted What can cognitive psychology tell us about the results of the Stanford Prison Experiment?