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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 Is Neuro-Linguistic Programming (NLP) a science or pseudoscience?
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revised Has a Split Brain patient's right brain been asked if he has qualia?
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revised Is cognitive science hypothesis-based or bound to strict experiments involving statistics?
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revised Aesthetic preference for even or odd numbers
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revised Why is storytelling an effective way to transmit information between people?
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revised What is an effective metric of complexity for an Artificial Neural Network?
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revised Which ready-made programs can I use for running a preference-rating experiment?
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revised Regarding “a human brain can hold enough information to fill 10 libraries”, can we quantify the memory required for a given task?
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revised Is there evidence that “people in Eastern societies are more in touch with their communities while Western societies value uniqueness more”?
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revised Can reduced cognitive load lead to some kind of mental or physical “atrophy”?
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revised Can learning be facilitated by transcranial magnetic stimulation?
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revised What are “Stimulus locked” and “Response locked” in Philiastides & Sajda (2006)
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revised Is there a scientific term for when you fall asleep because you can't handle something?
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revised Can time be perceived differently depending on a user's feeling?
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revised Should “just asking” as a reason for a question be considered to be a false statement?
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