Latest Ken Paller Stories

Researchers Advocate For More Scientific Research On Consciousness
2014-07-11 03:46:20

Why does a relentless stream of subjective experiences normally fill your mind? Maybe that's just one of those mysteries that will always elude us.

Rehearsing Memories During Sleep Helps You Remember More
2013-04-13 08:08:47

A group of researchers at Northwestern University wondered, “why do some memories last a lifetime while others disappear quickly?”

2009-11-19 19:44:02

Sounds can penetrate deep sleep and enhance associated memories upon waking.

2009-02-09 07:33:25

You know the feeling. You make a decision you're certain is merely a "lucky guess."

Word of the Day
  • an ornament or knob in the shape of a flower
  • In architecture, a floral ornament; specifically, the large conventional flower usually placed in the center of the abacus of a Corinthian capital or classic ceiling-caisson; also, the floreated termination of a Gothic finial.
[ "The word 'fleuron' comes from French."]