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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."


Feb
13
reviewed Looks Good What is the current consensus on if fMRI studies in blood flow actually match brain activity?
Feb
8
reviewed Approve suggested edit on Should “just asking” as a reason for a question be considered to be a false statement?
Feb
8
reviewed Leave Open How to ethically research the effect of expert lies on lay people
Feb
8
reviewed Close Are there physical techniques to relieve eye strain?
Feb
8
reviewed Leave Open Does the time required to read a word grow linearly with the number of characters?
Feb
8
reviewed Leave Open Why does regular repetition become a habit?
Feb
8
reviewed Leave Open What are “Stimulus locked” and “Response locked” in Philiastides & Sajda (2006)
Feb
8
reviewed Reviewed Can time be perceived differently depending on a user's feeling?
Feb
3
reviewed Satisfactory Why do we scream in pain and fear?
Feb
3
reviewed Satisfactory Is ignoring messages a learned behavior?
Feb
3
reviewed Needs Improvement Is there a psychological basis for getting hiccups?
Feb
3
reviewed Needs Improvement Can tinnitus be measured with EEG or MEG?
Feb
3
reviewed Satisfactory How has geometry been applied in cognitive science?
Feb
3
reviewed Excellent Does Andler's (2012) article on 'Mathematics in Cognitive Science' provide an accurate picture of mathematics in cognitive science?
Feb
3
reviewed Satisfactory Is extreme empathy and compassion considered a disorder?
Feb
3
reviewed Excellent How do people perceive subjective scales?
Feb
3
reviewed Needs Improvement Can scientific evidence support concepts of the soul?
Feb
3
reviewed Satisfactory What is this method used in the “it's not your fault” segment of Good Will Hunting and why does it work?
Jan
27
reviewed Leave Open How does the brain learn abstract maths?
Jan
27
reviewed Close What are the most well-understood vocal animal languages?