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epic moments
2014-10-08 04:00:42

We might love to reminisce and tell others about our extraordinary experiences, but new research suggests that sharing these extraordinary experiences may come at a social cost.

2014-10-06 23:08:52

Forum Connects Clinicians and Academics with the General Public Zurich, Switzerland (PRWEB) October 06, 2014 The Zurich Lab[oratory] is pleased to announce

2014-10-06 23:03:49

The Family Therapy Training Institute of Miami is bringing 2-day Overview Workshops this Fall to Maryland and North Carolina to train family therapists on proven techniques unique to the evidence

visual cues - johnny depp
2014-10-06 08:34:56

Johnny Depp has an unforgettable face. Tony Angelotti, his stunt double in “Pirates of the Caribbean,” does not. So why is it that when they’re swashbuckling on screen, audiences worldwide see them both as the same person? UC Berkeley scientists have cracked that mystery.

2014-10-06 08:29:01

Twenty of the most innovative and forward-thinking psychology degree programs in the U.S.

2014-10-02 12:30:59

"24 Hours of Hope" to coincide with World Mental Health Day on October 10 LAKE FOREST, Calif., Oct.

weight training memory
2014-10-02 03:00:52

Here’s another reason why it’s a good idea to hit the gym: it can improve memory. A new Georgia Institute of Technology study shows that an intense workout of as little as 20 minutes can enhance episodic memory, also known as long-term memory for previous events, by about 10 percent in healthy young adults.

2014-09-30 23:07:36

MACOM, NVIDIA, Wohler/Cinnafilm for Engineering Excellence, ASC-CDL, DigitalFilm Tree Garner Honors for Creativity and Innovation Los Angeles, California (PRWEB)

2014-09-30 23:04:18

DailyGossip.org reviews the Memory Healer program, a new natural way to reverse the effects of memory loss. Denver, Colorado (PRWEB) September 30, 2014

hand size
2014-09-30 03:00:04

People tend to perceive their dominant hand as staying relatively the same size even when it’s magnified, lending support to the idea that we use our hand as a constant perceptual “ruler” to measure the world around us.


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2006-02-24 11:46:26

The Azure-winged Magpie (Cyanopica cyana) is a bird in the crow family. It is 31-35 cm long and similar in overall shape to the European Magpie (Pica pica) however it is more slender and has proportionately smaller legs and bill. It has a glossy black cap on its head and a white throat. The underparts and the back are a light grey-fawn in color with the wings and the feathers of the long (16-20 cm) tail are a beautiful azure blue. Preferred habitats include various types of coniferous...

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2005-06-14 09:57:14

The Black-billed Magpie is a large bird in the crow family that occurs in the western half of North America from Alaska to Oklahoma. Externally, it is almost identical with European Magpie (Pica pica) and is often considered specific. However, the American Ornithologists' Union splits it as a separate species (Pica hudsonia) on the grounds that it is genetically closer to California's Yellow-billed Magpie (Pica nuttalli) than to the European Magpie. This bird prefers semi-open country with...

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Word of the Day
upstander
  • A person who stands up for something, as contrasted to a bystander who remains inactive.
  • One of the upright handlebars on a traditional Inuit sled.
The word 'upstander' in the first sense here is a play on the word 'bystander' and the idea of 'standing up' for something.