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Brains Store Temporary Records Before Creating Life-long Memories

2018-08-15T07:00:59+00:00August 15th, 2018|Categories: Neuroscience, Uncategorized|

A version of this article originally appeared on The Conversation. The first dance at my wedding lasted exactly four minutes and 52 seconds, but I’ll probably remember it for decades. Neuroscientists still don’t entirely understand this: How was my brain able to translate this less-than-five-minute experience into a lifelong memory? Source: Brains Store Temporary Records

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Roland Barthes and a social psychology of human alienation

2018-08-15T07:02:08+00:00August 15th, 2018|Categories: Psychology, Uncategorized|

For Roland Barthes , understanding society required understanding how meaning is produced and consumed. It led him to a social psychology of human alienation Source: For Roland Barthes, understanding society required understanding how meaning is produced and consumed. It led him to a social psychology of human alienation

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When Overtaxed Working Memory Knocks Your Brain Out of Sync

2018-06-09T14:34:15+00:00June 9th, 2018|Categories: Neuroscience, Uncategorized|

Researchers find that when working memory gets overburdened, dialog between three brain regions breaks down. The discovery provides new support for a broader theory about how the brain operates. Source: When Overtaxed Working Memory Knocks Your Brain Out of Sync

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Personality Tests and Shallow Answers

2018-05-26T08:33:07+00:00May 26th, 2018|Categories: Office, Psychology, Uncategorized|

Scientific American is the essential guide to the most awe-inspiring advances in science and technology, explaining how they change our understanding of the world and shape our lives. — Read on www.scientificamerican.com/article/personality-tests-with-deep-sounding-questions-provide-shallow-answers-about-the-true-you/

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Witnessing Adult Relationships

2018-05-25T05:02:57+00:00May 23rd, 2018|Categories: Meta, Mind, Psychology, Uncategorized, Witnessing|

The best way to achieve adult love is to develop the most important relationship skill. Witnessing includes the ability to hold your partner’s perspectives alongside your own and to see yourself through your partners’ eyes. Witnessing can give an accurate picture of any given interaction and the relationship as a whole. No matter how accurate

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Myths and misconceptions about Abraham Maslow and self-actualisation

2018-05-17T17:03:16+00:00May 17th, 2018|Categories: Mental Health, Office, Psychology, Uncategorized|

Maslow's ideas deserve to be better understood so they can be developed and built upon. By Alex Fradera — Read on digest.bps.org.uk/2018/05/17/there-are-a-lot-of-myths-and-misconceptions-about-abraham-maslow-and-self-actualisation-a-new-paper-puts-the-record-straight/

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