Last week, I shared Dr. Klaus Oberauer’s research into how working memory operates and how multitasking is more fiction than reality. One of the key findings in Dr. Oberauer’s work is that there are three functional components of working memory: the active center of attention that is being processed by the brain, the active data [...]
Above: One of Meka Robotics' creationsImage Credit: Meka RoboticsResearch coming out of MIT confirms that in a two-human, one-robot team working toward a common goal, the humans would rather the robot be in charge.
We need to step out beyond the safety of footnotes and the words of big-name scholars to reach a level of academic independence In the last couple of months of completing my law thesis I found myself struggling to put things into the simplest terms.
Soon after Maryanne Wolf published “Proust and the Squid,” a history of the science and the development of the reading brain from antiquity to the twenty-first century, she began to receive letters from readers. Hundreds of them. While the backgrounds of the writers varied, a theme began to emerge: the more reading moved online, the less students seemed to understand."
Basic Category Theory by Tom Leinster. From the webpage: Basic Category Theory is an introductory category theory textbook. Features: It doesn’t assume much, either in terms of background or mathematical maturity.