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Untitled :D - This is someone dying while having an MRI scan....

“ This is someone dying while having an MRI scan. Before you die, your brain releases tons and tons of endorphins that make you feel a range of emotions. Tragically beautiful. ”
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How a movie changed one man’s vision forever

How a movie changed one man’s vision forever | Cognitive Psychology. Cognitive and behavioural Neuroscience | Scoop.it
Bruce Bridgeman lived with a flat view of the world, until a trip to the cinema unexpectedly made him see the world in 3D. The question is how it happened.
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What Neuroscience Can Teach Us About Love | Happen Magazine

What Neuroscience Can Teach Us About Love | Happen Magazine | Cognitive Psychology. Cognitive and behavioural Neuroscience | Scoop.it
We chat with an author whose new book chronicles her research about love, lust and brain chemistry
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Cognitive functioning in psychiatric disorders following deep brain stimulation

BRAIN STIMULATION: Basic, Translational, and Clinical Research in Neuromodulation, Volume null, Issue null, Pages null, null, Authors:Isidoor O. Bergfeld; Mariska Mantione; Mechteld L.C.
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Memory recall involves simultaneous activity across brain regions

Memory recall involves simultaneous activity across brain regions | Cognitive Psychology. Cognitive and behavioural Neuroscience | Scoop.it
A new article published on January 27 in the journal Nature Neuroscience (Andrew J Watrous, Nitin Tandon, Chris R Conner, Thomas Pieters, Arne D Ekstrom. Frequency-specific network connectivity inc...
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PLOS ONE: Imaging Conditioned Fear Circuitry Using Awake Rodent fMRI

PLOS ONE: Imaging Conditioned Fear Circuitry Using Awake Rodent fMRI | Cognitive Psychology. Cognitive and behavioural Neuroscience | Scoop.it
PLOS ONE: an inclusive, peer-reviewed, open-access resource from the PUBLIC LIBRARY OF SCIENCE. Reports of well-performed scientific studies from all disciplines freely available to the whole world.
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The Impact Of fMRI Over The Past 20 Years - Health News - redOrbit

The Impact Of fMRI Over The Past 20 Years - Health News - redOrbit | Cognitive Psychology. Cognitive and behavioural Neuroscience | Scoop.it
A new study published in the January edition of the Perspectives of Psychological Science reveals the impact of functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI) over the last 20 years, and argues that there are some issues that remain unclear.
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Lifelong bilinguals may have more efficient brains

Lifelong bilinguals may have more efficient brains | Cognitive Psychology. Cognitive and behavioural Neuroscience | Scoop.it
Neuroscientists have been discovering mounting evidence that being fluent in more than one language protects against age-related cognitive declines. But there's still the major question: Why?
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NERD ALERT! Canadian Researchers Debunk IQ Myth

NERD ALERT! Canadian Researchers Debunk IQ Myth | Cognitive Psychology. Cognitive and behavioural Neuroscience | Scoop.it
A large online intelligence study tested the myth that intelligence quotient (IQ) accurately measures one's intelligence. According to the results, researchers argue that they have debunked the myth.
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How we really do have the attention span of an insect: Researchers find dragonfly has the same 'selective attention' as humans

How we really do have the attention span of an insect: Researchers find dragonfly has the same 'selective attention' as humans | Cognitive Psychology. Cognitive and behavioural Neuroscience | Scoop.it
Researchers in Australia found that dragonflies have 'selective attention' to block out unwanted distractions - a capability only previously seen in human and primate brains.
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PLOS ONE: fMRI Evidence of ‘Mirror’ Responses to Geometric Shapes

PLOS ONE: fMRI Evidence of ‘Mirror’ Responses to Geometric Shapes | Cognitive Psychology. Cognitive and behavioural Neuroscience | Scoop.it
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Has evolution given humans unique brain structures?

Has evolution given humans unique brain structures? | Cognitive Psychology. Cognitive and behavioural Neuroscience | Scoop.it
Humans have at least two functional networks in their cerebral cortex not found in rhesus monkeys. This means that new brain networks were likely added in the course of evolution from primate ancestor to human.
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Neuroeconomics: How Brain Science Matters to Business - Forbes

Neuroeconomics: How Brain Science Matters to Business - Forbes | Cognitive Psychology. Cognitive and behavioural Neuroscience | Scoop.it
At first glance, a neuroscientist and a business school might seem an odd fit. But in fact economists have been paying increasing attention to how the brain works. Christine Looser discusses her research on how the brain detects aliveness.
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The emerging field of contemplative neuroscience | Mindful

The emerging field of contemplative neuroscience | Mindful | Cognitive Psychology. Cognitive and behavioural Neuroscience | Scoop.it
Richard Davidson, Ph.D., on the emergence of contemplative neuroscience and studies on how meditation affects the brain.
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Brain scans reveal doctors actually feel their patients' pain -- and relief

Brain scans reveal doctors actually feel their patients' pain -- and relief | Cognitive Psychology. Cognitive and behavioural Neuroscience | Scoop.it
While many studies have focused on how the patient benefits from the doctor-patient relationship, very few have focused on how the physician feels when he or she treats someone.
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Neuroscientists pinpoint location of fear memory in amygdala

Neuroscientists pinpoint location of fear memory in amygdala | Cognitive Psychology. Cognitive and behavioural Neuroscience | Scoop.it
Neuroscientists have shed new light on the brain circuit that is involved in fear learning, memory, responses. They show that fear memory is encoded in a subdivision of the central amygdala.
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Dyslexic Kids Show Brain Changes at an Early Age

Young children at risk for developing dyslexia showed abnormalities on functional MRI brain scans even before they began learning to read, researchers found.
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How scientists could use brain scans to detect whether you are a racist

How scientists could use brain scans to detect whether you are a racist | Cognitive Psychology. Cognitive and behavioural Neuroscience | Scoop.it
Researchers found that brain scans were able to pick up on differences in the way that people with implicit negative racial attitudes viewed black and white faces.
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Big Brother is watching your brain scans

Big Brother is watching your brain scans | Cognitive Psychology. Cognitive and behavioural Neuroscience | Scoop.it
IT is by now common knowledge that one’s genetic information can be misused against the individual. It is less understood that a new kind of database being built up allows brain scans to be potentially abused too.
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Premium Beauty News - Study highlights experience-related changes in the brain of perfume creators

Premium Beauty News - Study highlights experience-related changes in the brain of perfume creators | Cognitive Psychology. Cognitive and behavioural Neuroscience | Scoop.it
According to a study published in the issuer dated 12 December 2012 of the NeuroImage journal, areas of the brain that are associated with (...)
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The Brain on Jazz: Studying jazz musicians through functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI) technology

The Brain on Jazz: Studying jazz musicians through functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI) technology | Cognitive Psychology. Cognitive and behavioural Neuroscience | Scoop.it
Studying the brains of jazz musicians through functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI) technology.
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Good news for dummies: IQ is overrated | Local | News | The London Free Press

Good news for dummies: IQ is overrated | Local | News | The London Free Press | Cognitive Psychology. Cognitive and behavioural Neuroscience | Scoop.it
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