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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 workaholism similar to any addiction or are there other neurological mechanisms at play?
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revised What is actually going on in your brain during a night terror?
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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 Can you retain a large number in your head for an extended period of time without distortion?
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