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A Unique Approach to Science Education

Scientific integration + media synthesis + The Feeling Brain. Better communication in science and education can have vast ripple effects for advancing creativity, innovation, entrepreneurialism and humanity.
 
 
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Scientific Integration + Media Synthesis = The Feeling Brain Series

How do we help 350 million people struggling with emotional illness? We begin by advancing medical education. Better communication in science and education can have vast ripple effects for advancing medicine, creativity, innova...
 
 
brain imaging
 
"Walter J Freeman MBSci Scientific Advisory Board"
"Walter J Freeman MBSci Scientific Advisory Board"
"Walter J Freeman MBSci Scientific Advisory Board"

Walter J. Freeman: How Brains Generate Meaning

Walter J. Freeman III, MD, PhD is an American biologist, theoretical neuroscientist and philosopher who has conducted pioneering research in how brains generate meaning. He is Professor Emeritus of Neurobiology and Member, Grad...
 

 
anthropology
 
"Facial forensic reconstruction by artist artista Cícero Moraes mbSci"
"Facial forensic reconstruction by artist artista Cícero Moraes mbSci"
"Facial forensic reconstruction by artist artista Cícero Moraes mbSci"

Sex with our evolutionary ancestors? Proceed with caution

A paper published last week in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences provides a compelling alternative to the idea that we Homo sapiens interbred with Neandertals or Denisovans as had previously been thought. By D...
 
 
MBSci
 
"Jesse Prinze Unity of Consciousness Consciousness Online mbSci"
"Jesse Prinze Unity of Consciousness Consciousness Online mbSci"
"Jesse Prinze Unity of Consciousness Consciousness Online mbSci"

Consciousness Online: Jesse Prinz on the (Dis)Unity of Consciousness

Jesse Prinz, a philosopher at the City University of New York, takes up the question of the unity of consciousness. He then explores the implications and experimental support for this claim.
 
 
MBSci
 
"Colin Clifford Image Consciousness Online mbSci"
"Colin Clifford Image Consciousness Online mbSci"
"Colin Clifford Image Consciousness Online mbSci"

Consciousness Online: Colin Clifford on the Neural Signature of Consciousness

Colin Clifford, a psychologist at the University of Sydney, is involved in the so-called mind reading movement in neuroscience. In this video presentation, Clifford offers an accessible and rigorous introduction to this new an...

 
MBSci
 
"Hakwan Lau mbSci Consciousness Online Higher Order Theory of Consciousness"
"Hakwan Lau mbSci Consciousness Online Higher Order Theory of Consciousness"
"Hakwan Lau mbSci Consciousness Online Higher Order Theory of Consciousness"

Consciousness Online: Hakwan Lau on the Higher-Order Theory of Consciousness

Hakwan Lau, a cognitive neuroscientist at Columbia University and the Donders Institute, is interested in empirically testing philosophical theories of consciousness. In this talk he presents the results of his experiments that...
 
cognitive neuroscience
 
"Bruce Mangan mbSci Advisory Board Fringe Consciousness"
"Bruce Mangan mbSci Advisory Board Fringe Consciousness"
"Bruce Mangan mbSci Advisory Board Fringe Consciousness"

Bruce Mangan, PhD: Cognition, Fringe Consciousness + Convergent Phenomenology

Bruce Mangan, PhD received an interdisciplinary PhD in Cognitive Science and Aesthetics from the University of California, Berkeley, in 1991. He has taught there since in various capacities, inaugurating the Scientific Approach...
 
 
attention
 
"Zoran Josipovic mbSci Scientific Advisory Board Image"
"Zoran Josipovic mbSci Scientific Advisory Board Image"
"Zoran Josipovic mbSci Scientific Advisory Board Image"

Zoran Josipovic, PhD: The Functioning of Anti-Correlated Neural Networks

Dr. Zoran Josipovic is the Director/Principal Investigator of the Contemplative Science Lab, a Research Associate and an Adjunct Professor at Psychology Department and Center for Neural Science, New York University. His main in...
 

 
brain networks
 
"Stuart Firestein mbSci Advisory Board Ignorance Author"
"Stuart Firestein mbSci Advisory Board Ignorance Author"
"Stuart Firestein mbSci Advisory Board Ignorance Author"

Stuart Firestein, PhD: Pleasures of Scientific Mystery and the Cultivation of Doubt

Dr. Stuart Firestein is the Chair of Columbia University’s Department of Biological Sciences where his highly popular course on ignorance invites working scientists to come talk to students each week about what they don’...