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Paul Bloom: The Psychology of Everything

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The neuroscience of love

It's Valentine's Day, how is your brain activity today, when you think of the one (or ones) you love? Would an fMRI of your brain show that…

Started by AdrianaLatest Reply

On Being Certain: Believing You Are Right Even When You're Not

How do we know what we know? And how do we know that we are correct? Typically, when we feel that we are correct.In On Being Certain, neuro…

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How Not to Think About Scrotum's

Don’t Think Of A Scrotum JUL 22 2013 @ 8:07PM Inspired by Dostoevsky’s observation, “Try not to think of a polar bear, and you will see t…

Started by Doone

1 Jan 5, 2014
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Our Orgastic Future

Our Orgastic Future Source   Precisely when the ancient primate…

Started by Doone

3 Jun 18, 2013
Reply by Neal

E.O. Wilson: Tribalism, Groupism, Globalism

I really want to read this book. -- Dallas E.O. Wilson: Tribalism, Groupism, Globalism For all the talk about a world without borders an…

Started by A Former Member

7 Jun 4, 2013
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Gestalt psychology

Gestalt psychology or gestaltism (German: Gestalt – "essence or shape of an entity's complete form") is a theory of mind and brain of the B…

Started by A Former Member

0 May 11, 2013

On the usefulness of illusions

Illusions are fascinating. Like brain injuries allow us to understand brains, illusions - cognitive or optical - help us understand the nat…

Started by Michel

1 May 6, 2013
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The difference between how you see yourself and how others see you.

2 People Described The Same Person To A Forensic Artist And This Is What Happened Your self-confidence shouldn't be dependent on how a…

Started by Michel

3 May 5, 2013
Reply by A Former Member

How labels like 'black' and 'working class' shape your identity

This is taken from the book Drunk Tank Pink, which has been on my reading list for some time. There are numerous studies to corroborate the…

Started by A Former Member

0 May 5, 2013

Religion as Flocking and Schooling Behavior

Many animals perform aspects of herding behavior in order to maintain group stability and sustain genetic diversity within their species. B…

Started by Neal

0 Mar 22, 2013

How Whites Think About Race

Interesting article, even if with it's all encompassing title. The premise is correct though, only with interaction can perceived differenc…

Started by Neal

13 Mar 20, 2013
Reply by Adriana

How to scare someone who knows no fear

The amygdala is a small area of our brain that mediates fear responses. People with a damaged amygdala cannot experience fear. There is an…

Started by Adriana

6 Feb 6, 2013
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