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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 What do brains do when processing information, that Von Neumann machines cannot (yet?) imitate?
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revised Why can't people solve a riddle if you tell them irrelevant information?
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revised What keeps the cerebrospinal fluid circulating? Is it pumped by something?
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revised Does eye contact improve attention and learning?
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revised Which are the specifics of a memory that are lost first?
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revised What does current research tell us about addictive behaviors in games?
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May
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revised Is there a term for compulsively thinking the whole world “hates” you?
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revised Why do people have the tendency to pick their nose while driving?
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revised Why do people have the tendency to pick their nose while driving?
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revised Theoretical grounding for Agile/Scrum methodologies in software development
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revised Is there any treatment for cognitive difficulties of patients with Parkinson's disease?
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revised What would happen if we cut the corpus callosum?
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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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Feb
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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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Feb
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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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9
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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