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New research from the Netherlands has found that psychopaths are in fact capable of feeling empathy, but less readily than others without the condition.
Sight. Sound. Touch. These are just a few of the senses that the body has. This theme of senses was the subject of a recent study by neuroscientists who reported a relationship between touch and emotion via the brain’s primary somatosensory cortex.
Players of the game â€œrock, paper, scissorsâ€ unknowingly mimic one anotherâ€™s hand shapes, increasing the chance of the game ending in a draw.
Developmental abnormalities in the mirror neuron system may contribute to social deficits in autism.
In a continuing series called "Exciting Biologies" Cell Press, Massachusetts General Hospital and La Fondation Ipsen collaborate to offer annual meetings designed to highlight emerging intersections in biomedical research and promote interactions between scientists from converging disciplines.
By Rokotnitz, Naomi I. Truth in Timbre In a passage close to the beginning of The Bluest Eye, Claudia, the narrator, and her sister Frieda, are dutifully washing jam jars while their mother chats with her friends in the kitchen.
- A pivoted catch designed to fall into a notch on a ratchet wheel so as to allow movement in only one direction (e.g. on a windlass or in a clock mechanism), or alternatively to move the wheel in one direction.