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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."


Sep
4
reviewed Looks OK Would it be possible for a person to have social anxiety and yet be an extrovert who shows signs of extreme empathy?
Aug
26
reviewed No Action Needed What are the psychological mechanisms behind arrogance?
Aug
24
reviewed Leave Open What is a good rough rule of thumb regarding required sample size for questionnaire studies?
Aug
24
reviewed Leave Open What causes an inability to recall a melody, beat, or music?
Aug
24
reviewed Reject suggested edit on What is the effect of income on an adolescent's reward response to monetary vs. social reward?
Aug
2
reviewed Leave Open What causes people to rapidly lose skill after becoming moderately good at something?
Aug
2
reviewed Satisfactory What to call measures obtained between pre-test and post-test?
Aug
2
reviewed Satisfactory Name for the need to reply “you can’t fire me, I quit”
Aug
2
reviewed Excellent Do we have a predisposition to view visual stimuli in a clockwise pattern?
Aug
2
reviewed Excellent Why can't people solve a riddle if you tell them irrelevant information?
Aug
2
reviewed Needs Improvement Is there a name for a person who looks for a name for another person's supposed faults?
Aug
2
reviewed Needs Improvement Are there any proven ways to increase concentration and focus?
Aug
2
reviewed Excellent Is EEG brain-computer interface reliable?
Aug
2
reviewed Excellent Is there any standardized test / questionnaire to measure frustration?
Aug
2
reviewed Satisfactory Is learning and memory formation mostly comprised of new synapses forming, or already-existent synapses strengthening?
Aug
2
reviewed Excellent How many trials are needed to estimate a response time distribution?
Jul
22
reviewed Edit suggested edit on Is there really a Shiny Object Syndrome?
Jun
20
reviewed Approve suggested edit on Is it possible to detect the mental flow state with EEG?
Jun
20
reviewed Approve suggested edit on Assuming everything has conciousness, can technical hardware have higher level of conciousness than a rock?
Jun
20
reviewed Reviewed Is it true that nice guys are selected last by females?