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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."


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revised Can we stop the brain from processing a particular task?
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reviewed Reviewed Is a Hopfield network with a continuous activation variable and a discrete time variable possible?
Dec
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revised Overcoming the effect of Limerence?
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Dec
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revised Does the transcription method used (e.g., printing, handwriting, typing, voice recording, etc.) affect memory retention?
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Dec
15
revised Is it possible to measure the differences in processing and interpretation of reality between individuals?
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reviewed Reviewed What neural mechanism explains the tendency to visually attend to the whole scene before attending to details?
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revised Is there evidence for a unique isolated internal representation of loved ones?
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11
reviewed Reviewed Are there any cutting edge techniques that enable to acquire foreign language at relatively fast pace?
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reviewed Reviewed How do graphic objects in data visualisation facilitate ease of interpretation?
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8
reviewed Leave Open Psychopaths' Response to Expected Losses?
Dec
8
reviewed Reviewed Why a person may have a temptation to do something unrelated when doing especially important thing?
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reviewed Reviewed How long does it take to read a sentence with X number of characters?
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revised How long does it take to read a sentence with X number of characters?
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7
comment Stiffing the tip as groups get larger … like the prisoner's dilemma but …?
Sounds more like a diffusion of responsibility scenario.
Dec
7
comment Meditation for patients with neuroleptic induced tension
Can you clarify what you mean by Is it even good to work with mind under these chemicals? are you asking whether one should undertake tasks requiring concentration, or whether it's harmful in some way?
Dec
7
revised Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy Limitations
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Dec
7
revised What are the internal and external variables for varying levels of self-awareness?
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6
reviewed Reviewed Is there a technical term for “fear of the unknown”?
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6
reviewed Reviewed Kelly Criterion Observed to Be Adhered by Psychopaths?
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revised Kelly Criterion Observed to Be Adhered by Psychopaths?
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