By guest blogger David Robson We may have multiple sensitive periods for different kinds of skills depending on the brain’s development at that time. By David Robson Source: There is a second “window of opportunity” for learning in late adolescence and early adulthood If you want to maximise a person’s intellectual potential, the general consensus […]
Andrew Kay found himself on the dating scene and the academic job market at the time time, living life as one long interview.
Documentary filmmaking has long been at the forefront of the digital media revolution. Making a Murderer, directed by Moira Demos and Laura Ricciardi is and will be a powerful case study for many phenomena of our interconnected, media-immersed world. Choose the course: Media Literacy and Digital Video Production; Criminal Justice; Sociology; Psychology; or many other fields of […]
Community members at WordPress.com share their goals and plans for the New Year.
Source: A psychologist has honed a subliminal tactic to get what you want before you’ve asked for it by Lila MacLellan October 05, 2016 Robert Cial…
Michael Sacasas posits that when faced with hate on social media, silence is the best response.
Daniel J Levitan: ‘When trying to concentrate on a task, an unread email in your inbox can reduce your effective IQ by 10 points.’ Multitasking is an essential skill in the era of email, text messages, Facebook and Twitter. But, argues neuroscientist Daniel J Levitin, it’s actually making us less efficient Source: Why the […]
Did you know you can rewire your brain? Neuroscientific research breakthroughs are revealing fascinating new truths about the malleability of our brains and, thus, the malleability of ourselves as well. Source: This Nifty Infographic Is a Great Introduction to Neuroplasticity and Cognitive Therapy by ROBERT MONTENEGRO It’s startling to think about how we’ve got […]
Ode to Facebook
Blue whale swallowing the world.
Graveyard for art.
Golden retriever kisses.
24-hour hotline: Occasional no answer.
Land of a thousand Stanleys: we show our wares and want to be well-liked.
Our first born, we place in your blue box.
Walls made of war and happy birthday.
Humanity mashed up with a fork.
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This sad dog will not go out for walks.
May his tears deepen the intensity of your blue frame.