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The Scientific Reason Your Perception Creates Your Reality

In the Republic, Greek philosopher Plato shares his Allegory of the Cave. In this story he compares humanity to a group of people who have spent …

January 2015

Explainer: how are learning languages and music linked?

Music is what penetrates most deeply into the recesses of the soul, according to Plato. Language has been held by thinkers from Locke to Leibniz and …

Language Learning

Tridimensional Personality Theory Psychology: Reward Dependence

From yee Wiki:<p><b>Reward dependence</b> is characterized as a tendency to <b>respond markedly</b> to <b>signals of reward</b>, particularly to <b>verbal signals of social</b> …

What Is the DNA of Your Mind?

Your DNA determines everything about you: eye color, height, body shape, skin type, etc. But it does not determine one thing about you—your mind.<p>At …

5 Autism Simulations to Help You Experience Sensory Overload

Autism spectrum disorder (ASD) describes a complex group of brain development disorders characterized by difficulties in social interaction, …

Children with Autism May Have Inherited Abnormal "Micro-Movement" Patterns — NOVA Next | PBS

Autism may be a neurodevelopmental disorder, but some scientists are turning to physics to understand the subtleties of its symptoms.<p>According to …

Finding 'Lost' Languages in the Brain

<b>Study has far-reaching implications for unconscious role of infant experiences on adult development.</b><p>An infant’s mother tongue creates neural patterns …