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Interesting news and articles on the brain and that universal human experience called Insight (i.e. AHA! Moment, Eureka)
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How Drawing Can Help Improve Your Memory, According to Research

How Drawing Can Help Improve Your Memory, According to Research | Human Insight | Scoop.it
If you need help jogging your memory, you might try your hand at drawing. A recent study found that we remember items better when we draw them rather than write them down.

In a study published in The Quarterly Journal of Experimental Psychology, researchers conducted a series of experiments asking subjects to draw or write down different items. Overall, the study found that subjects were better able to recall the items when they drew them.

Via Jeffrey Jablonski, Ph.D.
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Concussions and Cognitive Skills: What's the Impact?

Concussions and Cognitive Skills: What's the Impact? | Human Insight | Scoop.it
Two new studies presented at a neuroscience meeting offer new insights about the effects of concussions on how people think.
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5 tips to improve your critical thinking - Samantha Agoos

View full lesson: http://ed.ted.com/lessons/5-tips-to-improve-your-critical-thinking-samantha-agoos Every day, a sea of decisions stretches before us, an
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A Map of the Brain Could Teach Machines to See Like You

A Map of the Brain Could Teach Machines to See Like You | Human Insight | Scoop.it
A race to decipher the brain's algorithms could revolutionize machine learning.
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10 Great Critical Thinking Activities That Engage Your Students

10 Great Critical Thinking Activities That Engage Your Students | Human Insight | Scoop.it
Check out these 10 great ideas for critical thinking activities and see how you can use them with your own modern learners.
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Here's How A Month Of Exercise Affected My Brain

It's been long known that physical activity produces mental benefits, but are all exercises equal when it comes to brain boosts?
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16 skills students need to learn today to thrive tomorrow

16 skills students need to learn today to thrive tomorrow | Human Insight | Scoop.it
Will classes in curiosity, problem-solving and creative thinking soon be on the curriculum? Our latest report thinks it should.
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What skills does the future workforce need?

What skills does the future workforce need? | Human Insight | Scoop.it
At Davos, three leaders discuss how digital technologies are reshaping the landscape for business and society and creating new opportunities.
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Silicon Valley Looks to Artificial Intelligence for the Next Big Thing

Silicon Valley Looks to Artificial Intelligence for the Next Big Thing | Human Insight | Scoop.it
Tech’s new architecture melds large computing clouds and artificial intelligence to create efficient computing resources and data-based businesses.
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10 Critical Skills You’ll Need to Succeed at Work in 2020 — Life Learning

10 Critical Skills You'll Need to Succeed at Work in 2020 - Life Learning - Medium
Which skills will be most in demand in the coming years? This infographic shows you how to set yourself up for success.
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15 people who did not use their critical thinking skills

15 people who did not use their critical thinking skills | Human Insight | Scoop.it
A collection of GIFs from people who didn't think things through.
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7 Reasons Introverts Now Rule the World — Life Learning

7 Reasons Introverts Now Rule the World - Life Learning - Medium
Twentieth-century Americans were bottle-fed on the importance of needing to “prove themselves.” Extroverts, with their b…
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Memory Capacity of the Brain Is 10 Times More Than Previously Thought

Memory Capacity of the Brain Is 10 Times More Than Previously Thought | Human Insight | Scoop.it
New research out of the Salk Institute indicates that the total memory capacity of the brain is in the petabyte range, as much as the entire web. The research was published in the journal eLife.
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Teams Who Share Personal Stories Are More Effective

Teams Who Share Personal Stories Are More Effective | Human Insight | Scoop.it

Storytelling leads to self-awareness. No matter what industry you are in or what job you do, you probably have experienced the frustration of working within a dysfunctional team — one marked by drawn-out discussions that led nowhere or heated conflicts that made communication difficult. To function properly, teams need to communicate effectively. How can you improve the odds of that happening?


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Peter’s Cognitive Science Daily

Peter’s Cognitive Science Daily | Human Insight | Scoop.it
Peter’s Cognitive Science Daily, by Peter White: updated automatically with a curated selection of articles, blog posts, videos and photos.
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Confirmation Bias in Action: Critical Thinking While Parenting | Pearson's Critical Thinking Blog

Confirmation Bias in Action: Critical Thinking While Parenting | Pearson's Critical Thinking Blog | Human Insight | Scoop.it
If critical thinking was easy, everyone would do it! Every day, I speak with customers regarding the importance of assessing and developing critical thinking
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Improve Your Critical Thinking With This Five-Step Process

Improve Your Critical Thinking With This Five-Step Process | Human Insight | Scoop.it
Critical thinking is a valuable skill that anyone can improve with the right process. Here are five tips to help you solve problems more efficiently and make better decisions.
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Why You Should Adopt Social Learning - eLearning Industry

Why You Should Adopt Social Learning - eLearning Industry | Human Insight | Scoop.it
Want to know why you should Adopt Social Learning? Check why you should Adopt Social Learning from learners' and businesses' perspectives.
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How Does a Mathematician's Brain Differ from That of a Mere Mortal?

How Does a Mathematician's Brain Differ from That of a Mere Mortal? | Human Insight | Scoop.it
Processing high-level math concepts uses the same neural networks as the basic math skills a child is born with
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Machine-based Collective Intelligence and the Human Experience - The Vital Edge by Gideon Rosenblatt

Machine-based Collective Intelligence and the Human Experience - The Vital Edge by Gideon Rosenblatt | Human Insight | Scoop.it
Artificial intelligence is changing humanity’s relationship to knowledge with profound implications for the future of the human experience.
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Why Successful People Spend 10 Hours a Week Just Thinking

Why Successful People Spend 10 Hours a Week Just Thinking | Human Insight | Scoop.it
Warren Buffett has spent 80% of his career thinking. Here's why.
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Design Thinking versus Visual Thinking: What's the Difference?

Design Thinking versus Visual Thinking: What's the Difference? | Human Insight | Scoop.it
At XPLANE we pride ourselves on bringing clarity to complexity. We usually do this for clients, but sometimes the need strikes closer to home. This happened recently at a social event when I heard the terms “design thinking” and “visua
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Will collective intelligence change the way we work? | MIT Sloan Executive Education

Will collective intelligence change the way we work? | MIT Sloan Executive Education | Human Insight | Scoop.it
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Why we’re living in an era of neuroscience hype

Why we’re living in an era of neuroscience hype | Human Insight | Scoop.it
On neurohype, neurobullshit, neuroproducts : using neuroscience as a marketing tool https://t.co/E2DnLtjcRp
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Albert Bandura: Social-Cognitive Theory and Vicarious Learning

A person's cognition, environment and behavior play important roles in learning new knowledge and skills. This lesson will focus on Albert Bandura's ...
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