Category Archives: Neuroscience

Interesting articles about the brain

Teenage Brains – Pictures, More From National Geographic Magazine

Teenage Brains – Pictures, More From National Geographic Magazine.

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The Cognitive Science of Rationality – Less Wrong

The Cognitive Science of Rationality – Less Wrong.

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Quantum minds: Why we think like quarks – life – 05 September 2011 – New Scientist

Quantum minds: Why we think like quarks – life – 05 September 2011 – New Scientist.

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Learning to Cope With a Mind’s Taunting Voices – NYTimes.com

http://www.nytimes.com/2011/08/07/health/07lives.html?pagewanted=3&_r=1&nl=todaysheadlines&emc=tha23

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The Brain: The Trouble With Teens | Memory, Emotions, & Decisions | DISCOVER Magazine

http://m.discovermagazine.com/2011/mar/24-the-brain-the-trouble-with-teens

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The Brain: A Body Fit for a Freaky-Big Brain | Mind & Brain | DISCOVER Magazine

http://m.discovermagazine.com/2011/jul-aug/06-body-fit-for-freaky-big-brain

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Amy Winehouse, British Soul Singer, Dies at 27 – NYTimes.com

http://www.nytimes.com/2011/07/24/arts/music/amy-winehouse-british-soul-singer-dies-at-27.html?nl=todaysheadlines&emc=tha28

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The Singularity is Far: A Neuroscientist’s View – Boing Boing

http://m.boingboing.net/2011/07/14/far.html

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Simon Baron-Cohen | The Browser

http://m.thebrowser.com/interviews/simon-baron-cohen-on-empathy?utm_source=The+Browser%2527s+mailing+list&utm_campaign=a6980e6a36-Newsletter&utm_medium=email

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Brain: The Inside Story | American Museum of Natural History

http://www.amnh.org/exhibitions/brain/

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Phys Ed: How Exercise Boosts Mood – NYTimes.com

http://well.blogs.nytimes.com/2011/07/06/why-exercise-makes-us-feel-good/

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Why Our Monkey Brains Are Prone to Procrastination (No, It’s Not Just Laziness or Lack Of Willpower) | | AlterNet

http://www.alternet.org/story/151514/why_our_monkey_brains_are_prone_to_procrastination_%28no%2C_it%27s_not_just_laziness_or_lack_of_willpower%29?akid=7232.6408.1v-Tfe&rd=1&t=15 [Posted with iBlogger from my iPhone]

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Housing and Mental Illness

Housing and Mental Illness [Posted with iBlogger from my iPhone]

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On the Matter of Empathy

On the Matter of Empathy [Posted with iBlogger from my iPhone]

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David Carmel on Consciousness

David Carmel on Consciousness [Posted with iBlogger from my iPhone]

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The Brain on Trial

The Brain on Trial [Posted with iBlogger from my iPhone]

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Cross-check: Defending Stephen Jay Gould’s Crusade against Biological Determinism

Cross-check: Defending Stephen Jay Gould’s Crusade against Biological Determinism.

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The Brain A Tiny Key to a Terrible Lock

The Brain A Tiny Key to a Terrible Lock [Posted with iBlogger from my iPhone]

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The Biology of Ethics – The Chronicle Review – The Chronicle of Higher Education

The Biology of Ethics – The Chronicle Review – The Chronicle of Higher Education.

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Roundworm Could Unlock Secrets of the Human Brain – NYTimes.com

Roundworm Could Unlock Secrets of the Human Brain – NYTimes.com.

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Implant could wirelessly relay brain signals to paralyzed limbs

Implant could wirelessly relay brain signals to paralyzed limbs [Posted with iBlogger from my iPhone]

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Does a brain quirk foster creativity? From Kandinsky to Nabokov, many artists have had synesthesia, a condition where people assign colors to letters

Does a brain quirk foster creativity? From Kandinsky to Nabokov, many artists have had synesthesia, a condition where people assign colors to letters [Posted with iBlogger from my iPod touch]

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New brain imaging method sheds light on the nature of consciousness

New brain imaging method sheds light on the nature of consciousness [Posted with iBlogger from my iPod touch]

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What Bats, Bombs and Sharks Taught Us about Hearing [Video]

What Bats, Bombs and Sharks Taught Us about Hearing [Video] [Posted with iBlogger from my iPhone]

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Where is pi?

Where is pi? [Posted with iBlogger from my iPhone]

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