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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 consciousness wiki description
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revised Is there a circadian component to mood variations in humans?
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revised What are some of the drawbacks to probabilistic models of cognition?
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revised How does fever affect time perception?
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revised Are autonomy, mastery, and purpose the most important motivators?
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revised Can non-verbal communication in interpersonal relationships be taught rather than acquired?
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revised Is sub-vocalization when reading and writing merely a symptom of lack of fluency?
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revised Can scary movies trigger fight or flight and why can a person enjoy this while another does not?
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revised What explains habitual or even occasional incidences of self-talk?
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revised How do songs trigger memories associated with previous experiences of listening to the song?
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revised Does breastfeeding lead to increased intelligence?
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