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2013-11-18 23:29:59

Lefty's the Left Hand Store has created 4 new Left-Handed Kitchen Tool Gift Sets for left-handed cooks designed around Lefty's beautiful new Left-Handed Bamboo Cooking Tool Set. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) November 18, 2013 Lefty's the Left Hand Store has created 4 new Left-Handed Kitchen Tool Gift Sets for left-handed cooks. Designed around Lefty's beautiful new Left-Handed Bamboo Cooking Tools, these sets come in a range of prices to suit every budget, from $30 to $150....

Study Shows Brain Processes Input That May Not Be Perceived
2013-11-14 17:44:21

Alan McStravick for redOrbit.com – Your Universe Online Freudian and Behavioral scientists have long been at odds regarding the validity of each school of thought. Freudians champion the idea that human perception is separated into three distinct compartments: the conscious, unconscious and pre-conscious. Behaviorists reject these constructs for their inability to be subjected to rigorous scientific testing. However, University of Arizona (UA) doctoral degree candidate Jay Sanguinetti...

2013-11-13 13:58:11

Why does it take longer to recognize a familiar face when seen in an unfamiliar setting, like seeing a work colleague when on holiday? A new study published today in Nature Communications has found that part of the reason comes down to the processes that our brain performs when learning and recognizing faces. During the experiment, participants were shown faces of people that they had never seen before, while lying inside an MRI scanner in the Department of Psychology at Royal Holloway...

2013-11-11 23:22:54

New cognitive enhancement supplement contains ingredients to help with memory enhancement, dementia prevention, and more. Houston, Texas (PRWEB) November 11, 2013 After months of buzz, it was announced today that Biohack Pure would be officially released November 15, 2013. This Friday, pre-orders will begin shipping out, and Biohack Pure will be available for purchase on its website, BiohackPure.com. “We are so incredibly excited that Biohack Pure will finally be available for the world...

2013-11-02 23:00:14

The article on the website Vkool.com delivers 19 new tips on how to improve memory retention that helps people develop their memory with ease. Seattle, Wa (PRWEB) November 02, 2013 The article on the site Vkool.com delivers to people helpful tips on how to improve memory retention naturally. This writing is suitable for both men and women who want to have a good memory without using any kind of supplements. At the beginning of the article, people will learn memory enhancement techniques...

Emotional Control Cognitive Reappraisal Not Healthy
2013-10-29 07:41:09

Rebekah Eliason for redOrbit.com – Your Universe Online The ability to regulate and control emotions is a vital part of leading a functional life. However, there is new research suggesting that using the common method known as cognitive reappraisal may be a harmful strategy in situations that are under our control. Lead researcher of the study Allison Troy of Franklin & Marshall College said, “Context is important, our research is among the first to suggest that cognitive...

2013-10-23 23:31:15

A newly developed model of mind, Dichotomized Operating System Model (DOS Model), explains what mind is, how it emerges from the brain, how it develops over time and why do we have it, besides solving thousands of years old mysteries like consciousness, free will, etc. without any requirement of prior knowledge to understand the same. The model, developed by Parag Jasani, is available on the website http://www.whatismind.com. Mumbai, India (PRWEB) October 23, 2013 With billions of neurons...

Learning New Skills Can Keep An Aging Mind Healthy
2013-10-21 09:39:29

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Though the mind has previously been understood to be like a muscle — one must exercise it to keep it strong — a new study suggests simple exercise alone won’t be enough to keep a healthy and active brain late in life. According to a new study conducted by the University of Texas at Dallas and soon to be published in the journal Psychological Science, only those activities which are especially mentally taxing will improve...

2013-10-16 09:09:52

You’re only as old as you feel, or so the saying goes. Now, research suggests that a simple memory test can have a noticeable impact on just how old some older adults feel, aging them about five years in the span of five minutes. The findings are published in Psychological Science, a journal of the Association for Psychological Science. “Previous work shows that how old one feels — one’s subjective age — predicts significant health outcomes, even better than one’s chronological...


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call-note
  • The call or cry of a bird or other animal to its mate or its young.
'Call-note' is newer than 'bird-call,' which originally referred to 'an instrument for imitating the note of birds' but now also refers to 'the song or cry of a bird.'
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