brain imaging
 
 
 
acupuncture
 
"Treating Science Phobia"
"Treating Science Phobia"
"Treating Science Phobia"

Treating Sciencephobia – Or, how to read real science without getting a nervous breakdown.

For reasons that drive scientists close to despair, many media writers get science stories wrong. They make small advances look like Great Leaps Forward, and when really big steps take place they usually miss the real story. ...
 
 
abnormal psych
 
cool runnings 57  main pix
cool runnings 57  main pix
cool runnings 57  main pix

Quora, when you just have to have intelligent responses

              https://www.quora.com/ You are obsessed with a question. Your sleep is interrupted. When you are sleeping, you dream about the question. You have discussed it with all the usual ...
 
 
basal ganglia
 
cool running 48 prefered pix
cool running 48 prefered pix
cool running 48 prefered pix

A 20 micron resolution 3D map of a human brain

            Resolution is now often measured in pixels, but the more familiar method is to use measures of distance. Resolution is not the same as size, although the two terms are sometimes conflat...
 

 
brain experiments
 
cool runnings 45 dying-to-be-thin
cool runnings 45 dying-to-be-thin
cool runnings 45 dying-to-be-thin

NOVA beta

Please put away your books and notes, it’s time for a quiz. Circle the answer below which best represents the date of the first computer. 1822  CE 70  BCE 1206  CE 1941  CE 2700  BCE Depending on your perspective, and wh...
 
 
altered states
 
cool runnings 41 peter hankin
cool runnings 41 peter hankin
cool runnings 41 peter hankin

If the conscious self is an illusion – who is it that’s being fooled?

This weblog – http://www.consciousentities.com/ – authored by Peter Hankins started as an attempt to quickly dispense with the problems that others were having with consciousness – a few pithy, essays, world enlig...
 
 
bookreview
 
Steven W. Smith, hero in
the Science 2.0 world.
Steven W. Smith, hero in
the Science 2.0 world.
Steven W. Smith, hero in
the Science 2.0 world.

The best explanation of DSP

  I submit that acronyms are a plague upon our civilization and should be banned. Some acronyms, by being daily in the media, such as HIV, are probably recognized by most people as… what? Something bad, certainly, but ho...
 

 
abnormal psych
 
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18ix5xn2k2dx3jpg[1]
18ix5xn2k2dx3jpg[1]

What I did on my summer vacation: mind hacks

When faced with a huge task, a truly humungous task which stretches out over the horizon and with no sensible timely end – bailing out the ever-expanding oceans with a tea spoon is a commonly thought of example – it’s...
 
 
basal ganglia
 
cool runnings 35 lead picture
cool runnings 35 lead picture
cool runnings 35 lead picture

Play the Name the Brain Game

At last, Cool Runnings brings you something you have always wanted: an interactive web site which will teach you 91 brain structures! The head-, neck-, spine- and brainchild of Brett Young, MD, at the site’s birth a neuroradi...
 
 
abnormal psych
 
cool runnings 35 1
cool runnings 35 1
cool runnings 35 1

Will what is missing solve consciousness?

              In the world of scientific discovery and entrepaneurship, scholars often seem like the homeless of the institutional world. Yet in the midden of overwhelming masses of informatio...
 

 
art
 
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connexions3
connexions3

ConneXions

From the website: Connexions is: a place to view and share educational material made of small knowledge chunks called modules that can be organized as courses, books, reports, etc. Anyone may view or contribute: authors create ...