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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 abstract knowledge incompatible with literal memorization?
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revised Is abstract knowledge incompatible with literal memorization?
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revised Why do one's surroundings still seem to rotate when you stop whirling around?
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revised Why do one's surroundings still seem to rotate when you stop whirling around?
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revised Are closed eye movements related to the content of dreams or the imagination?
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revised Does long-term alcohol use permanently change one's thought processes?
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revised How important is eye contact for attraction between a man and woman?
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revised Can you retain a large number in your head for an extended period of time without distortion?
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revised What metrics are used to measure success in treating dysthymia?
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revised Does intermittent fasting increase intelligence?
I just took out the anxiety question part john, let's try to choose "smarter" or reduce "anxiety"
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revised Why do people say they hate drama?
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revised Have the core CBT “Thinking Errors” been found to NOT be effective in evidence-based clinical practice?
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revised Do the neural substrates behind motivation to retain/dispose of property govern whether certain people view their friends and partners as possessions?
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revised Do the neural substrates behind motivation to retain/dispose of property govern whether certain people view their friends and partners as possessions?
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