Tuesday, October 17, 2017

PsycTESTS



PsycTESTS

Database Type Bibliographic, plus full text and multimedia. (76% of test records contain the actual test or test items.) Record Types Descriptive summaries of the test and its development…

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Sunday, October 15, 2017

What Is Your Mental Lexicon?



What Is Your Mental Lexicon?

From Psychology, a Flipboard magazine by Birgit

"The fact that a speaker can mentally find the word that he/she wants in less than 200 milliseconds, and in certain cases, even before it is heard, is proof that the…

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Monday, October 09, 2017

Predicting when a sound will occur relies on the brain's motor system - Scienmag: Latest Science and Health News



Predicting when a sound will occur relies on the brain's motor system - Scienmag: Latest Science and Health News

Whether it is dancing or just tapping one foot to the beat, we all experience how…

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Thursday, September 28, 2017

What Is White Matter in the Brain?


Whit matter matters

What Is White Matter in the Brain?

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What Is White Matter? The brain's white matter is situated under the surface gray matter or cerebral cortex of the brain. White matter is composed of nerve cell…

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Saturday, September 23, 2017

The Human Brain Is a Time Machine



The Human Brain Is a Time Machine

From New York Magazine, a Flipboard magazine by New York Magazine

"Time" is the most common noun in the English language, Dean Buonomano tells us on the first page of his new book, Your Brain Is a Time Machine: The Neuroscience and…

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Wednesday, September 20, 2017

Working Memory: How You Keep Things 'In Mind' Over the Short Term



Working Memory: How You Keep Things 'In Mind' Over the Short Term

From Twitter, a Flipboard magazine by Elsevier Neuro

When you need to remember a phone number, a shopping list or a set of instructions, you rely on what psychologists and neuroscientists…

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Educational Psychologist
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Monday, September 18, 2017

Psychologists studied 5,000 genius kids for 45 years — a short film reveals its key findings---SMPY study video



Video is nice summary of history of Julian Stanley's SMPY study

Psychologists studied 5,000 genius kids for 45 years — a short film reveals its key findings

From Strategy, a Flipboard magazine by Business Insider

In 1971, a psychologist named Julian Stanley issued the SAT to a group of 12- and 13-year-olds in an…

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Brain Training - The "Controversy"



Brain Training - The "Controversy"

From Twitter, a Flipboard magazine by Elsevier Neuro

The Meriam-Webster defines training as: "the skill, knowledge, or experience acquired by one that trains." In combination with the word "brain" it becomes a…

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Tuesday, September 12, 2017

Sharing Motor control of handwriting in the developing brain: A review via BrowZine

Motor control of handwriting in the developing brain: A review
Palmis, Sarah; Danna, Jeremy; Velay, Jean-Luc; Longcamp, Marieke
Cognitive Neuropsychology: Articles in press

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