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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."


Nov
5
reviewed No Action Needed Can a person be able to objectively identify when and how their thinking process is being affected by cognitive biases?
Nov
5
reviewed No Action Needed What is the fear/paralysis that occurs before doing an irreversible action?
Nov
5
reviewed No Action Needed How to study the effect of sustained exercise and sport on well-being?
Nov
5
reviewed Reviewed Concept maps. What exactly they are?
Nov
5
reviewed Reviewed Connections between different theories of personality
Nov
5
reviewed Reviewed How do we localize pain?
Nov
5
reviewed Reviewed Why is it easier to learn something when you have a teacher explain it?
Nov
5
reviewed No Action Needed Is being “hyper”-offended, no matter the cause, an indicator that someone might be a socio-/psychopath?
Nov
5
reviewed Reviewed Do more accidents happen when you cross the street on red light(as a pedestrian)?
Nov
5
reviewed No Action Needed What makes trippy audiovisuals trippy?
Nov
4
reviewed Approve What is the effect of displayed online personal identifiers on online communication?
Nov
3
reviewed Leave Open Why do we see unknown people and places in dreams?
Nov
3
reviewed Reviewed Do people who lose their faith tend to replace it with other non-evidence-based reasoning?
Nov
3
reviewed Reviewed Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy Limitations
Nov
3
reviewed Edit What is the most biologically plausible model of the retina?
Oct
25
reviewed Approve How to computationally model the Wisconsin Card Sorting task?
Oct
20
reviewed Approve Name for compulsive need to mimic another's symptoms of illness?
Oct
9
reviewed Leave Open Why is it easier to learn something when you have a teacher explain it?
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?