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Latest Embodied cognition Stories

2013-12-02 21:28:26

Is it true, as some scientists believe, that to understand words like "spike" (in the volleyball sense) the brain has to "mentally" retrace the sequence of motor commands that accomplish the action?

Study Finds Twist To The Story Of The Number Line
2012-04-26 10:15:48

Yupno of Papua New Guinea provide clues to the concept's origins – and suggest familiar notion of time may not be straightforward, either

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2010-07-20 09:30:02

Your facial expression may tell the world what you are thinking or feeling but it also affects your ability to understand written language related to emotions

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2010-01-30 07:40:00

Your facial expression may tell the world what you are thinking or feeling, but it also affects your ability to understand written language related to emotions.

2009-05-12 15:03:17

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Word of the Day
megalophonous
  • Having a loud voice; vociferous; clamorous.
  • Of grand or imposing sound.
The word 'megalophonous' comes from Greek roots meaning 'big' and 'sound'.