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readings in psychology for 22 august 2015 #PsychScience #psychology #intropsych

Here’s what I am reading today: smarter than a chicken “Benjamin Blencowe, a professor in the University of Toronto’s Donnelly Centre and Banbury Chair in Medical Research, and his team have uncovered how a small change in a protein called […]

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readings in psychology for 14 august 2015 #PsychScience #psychology #intropsych

Heres what we are reading today: differences in neurology between the sexes ““The importance of studying sex differences in the brain is about making biology and medicine relevant to everyone, to both men and women,” said Catherine S. Woolley, senior […]

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readings in psychology for 2 august 2015 #PsychScience #psychology #intropsych #biopsych

Here is what we are reading today: accelerating brain development “…Neuro-physiological methods were adopted to measure subcortical and cortical responses to speech in the brains of two groups of adolescents in a high school in the Chicago area. One group […]

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readings for 8 June 2015 #PsychScience #psychology #intropsych #biopsych

Here’s what I am reading today: a feeling prosthesis “The innovation is the result of a two-fold process, developed by Professor Hubert Egger at the University of Linz in northern Austria. Surgeons first rewired remaining foot nerve endings from a […]

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readings in psychology for 11 april 2015 #PsychScience #psychology

Here is what I am reading today: p-hacking?? “How common is “p-hacking” and what does it mean for science? I spoke to Megan Head, of the Division of Evolution, Ecology and Genetics at the Australian National University in Canberra, Australia. […]

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