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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."


Oct
25
reviewed Approve suggested edit on How to computationally model the Wisconsin Card Sorting task?
Oct
23
revised What happens inside our body, when we experience betrayal and infidelity?
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Oct
23
revised Can SSRI make things worse in the long term or cause delayed depression?
edited tags
Oct
22
comment How does neurotransmitter distribution and usage vary thought the brain?
The distribution of receptors (and their subtypes) is much more important than the concentrations of the neurotransmitters, which (despite science journalism's focus of late) are very dynamic.
Oct
20
reviewed Approve suggested edit on Name for compulsive need to mimic another's symptoms of illness?
Oct
10
comment Do all humans have some amount of prions?
I think this might be more appropriate for Biology.SE.
Oct
9
reviewed Leave Open Human's psychology about learning
Oct
7
reviewed No Action Needed What's the major difference between mind and brain?
Oct
6
reviewed Reviewed What's the major difference between mind and brain?
Oct
6
reviewed Close Catching patterns in a number sequence
Oct
6
reviewed Leave Open About the possibility of 'Robot Psychology'
Oct
6
revised What background is required to understand the book “Principles of Neural Science”?
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Oct
5
comment What background is required to understand the book “Principles of Neural Science”?
I think the question is a little broad, so if anyone has any ideas on how to transform it into something more canonical, go for it.
Oct
5
answered What background is required to understand the book “Principles of Neural Science”?
Oct
4
reviewed No Action Needed Does the brain burn more calories when “thinking quickly”?
Oct
4
reviewed Reviewed Universal Mind? Nature or Nurture?
Oct
4
reviewed Reviewed Is the mind's adaptation to increased traveling speeds, physical or psychological?
Oct
4
reviewed Reviewed Research into relation between constructed language choices and measurable cognitive skills
Oct
4
revised Research into relation between constructed language choices and measurable cognitive skills
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Oct
4
reviewed Reviewed Terminology for introvert's frustration after excessive social exposure