Posts filed under: behavioral neuroscience

readings in psychology for 24 february 2017 #psychology #intropsych #biopsych #PsychScience

What we are reading today! so who are you most like… mom or dad? “Most kids say they love their mom and dad equally, but there are times when even the best prefers one parent over the other. The same […]

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readings in psychology for 14 january 2017 #intropsych #psychology #biopsych #psychscience

Here’s what we are reading today! Baboon vocalizations “A prevalent idea on the origin of speech is that the low human larynx is required to be able to produce sets of distinct vowels, and that the high larynx of nonhuman […]

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readings in Psychology for 8 november 2016 #intropsych #psychology #PsychScience #biopsych

Heres what we are reading today! mind wandering “Most research on mind-wandering has characterized it as a mental state with contents that are task unrelated or stimulus independent. However, the dynamics of mind-wandering — how mental states change over time — have […]

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readings in psychology for 12 october 2016 #psychology #biopsych #PsychScience

Here is what we are reading today! males and females and social isolation “The findings, to be published in the journal eLife,provide further proof that strategies for coping with stress are sex-specific. They also highlight the importance of a social […]

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readings in psychology for 2 october 2016 #PsychScience #intropsych #biopsych #psychology

Here is what we are reading today:   smoking and genetics ““Our study has found compelling evidence that smoking has a long-lasting impact on our molecular machinery, an impact that can last more than 30 years,” said Roby Joehanes Ph.D. […]

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