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2010-10-18 07:00:00

BERKELEY, Calif., Oct. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- On the spectrum of corporate rolls of the dice, altering an iconic logo representing a brand that has been a consumer favorite for generations is a high-risk proposition.

2010-10-14 00:54:18

Learning from competitors is a critically important form of learning for animals and humans.

2010-09-28 18:39:43

Anyone who simply denies the facts is most certainly behaving unreasonably – aren't they?

2010-09-22 12:58:00

SAN RAFAEL, Calif., Sept. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- The Science & Nonduality Conference in San Rafael, October 20-24 is a unique opportunity to explore various approaches to the relationship between the self and the universal.

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2010-09-17 13:00:00

A specific region of the brain appears to be larger in individuals who are good at turning their thoughts inward and reflecting upon their decisions, according to new research published in the journal Science.

2010-09-17 09:58:24

A specific region of the brain appears to be bigger in people who are good at tuning into their own thoughts and reflecting upon their decisions.

2010-09-10 14:22:29

In our dynamic 3D world, we can encounter a familiar face from any angle and still recognize that face with ease, even if the person has, for example, changed his hair style.

2010-08-16 07:00:00

BERKELEY, Calif., Aug. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- The breakthrough discovery started with an ice cream cone on a hot summer day. As Dr. A. K.

2010-07-28 13:02:50

You hear it all the time in museums and art galleries: "I don't know much about art, but I know what I like."

2010-06-25 15:05:48

How we feel about people and events is affected by what we feel physically.


Word of the Day
postliminy
  • In Roman antiquity, the return of a person who had been banished, or taken prisoner by an enemy, to his old condition and former privileges.
  • In international law, that right by virtue of which persons and things taken by an enemy in war are restored to their former status when coming again under the power of the nation to which they belonged.
The word 'postliminy' comes from a Latin word meaning 'threshold'.