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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."


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?
Jun
17
reviewed Close Is there a term that describes the personality trait of always desiring more?
Jun
17
reviewed Approve suggested edit on Is rapport a cognitive phenomenon?
Jun
16
reviewed Reviewed Do only humans spend a lot of time daydreaming (or having “stimulus-independent thoughts”)?
Jun
12
reviewed Reviewed What is the difference between a psychopath and sociopath?
Jun
12
reviewed No Action Needed average attention time and average attention compensation time
Jun
12
reviewed Approve suggested edit on Assuming everything has conciousness, can technical hardware have higher level of conciousness than a rock?
Jun
12
reviewed Reject suggested edit on Assuming everything has conciousness, can technical hardware have higher level of conciousness than a rock?
Jun
12
reviewed Close Assuming everything has conciousness, can technical hardware have higher level of conciousness than a rock?
Jun
9
reviewed No Action Needed Explanations of responses to real graphic harm
Jun
9
reviewed Reviewed Assuming everything has conciousness, can technical hardware have higher level of conciousness than a rock?