19 October 2012 See report Here A European team of scientists have built the first atlas of white-matter microstructure in the human brain. The project’s final results have the potential to change the face of neuroscience and medicine over the coming decade. The work relied on groundbreaking MRI technology and was funded by the EU’s … Continue reading
Scary food: Commodifying culinary heritage as meal adventures in tourism Szilvia Gyimóthy1 and Reidar Johan Mykletun2 1Department of Service Management, Lund University/Campus Helsingborg, Box 882, 25108 Helsingborg, Sweden, email@example.com 2Department of Service Management, Lund University/Campus Helsingborg, Box 882, 25108 Helsingborg, Sweden Abstract This article portrays the changing status and use of a traditional Norwegian meal, … Continue reading
NPG Article Weight Loss Can Be Contagious Young adults’ performance in a low intensity weight loss campaign.
Degeneration of corpus callosum and recovery of motor function after stroke: A multimodal magnetic resonance imaging study. Hum Brain Mapp. 2011 Oct 22. doi: 10.1002/hbm.21417. [Epub ahead of print] Degeneration of corpus callosum and recovery of motor function after stroke: A multimodal magnetic resonance imaging study. Wang LE, Tittgemeyer M, Imperati D, Diekhoff S, Ameli … Continue reading
Influencia del grado de somnolencia, cantidad y calidad de sueño sobre el rendimiento académico en adolescentes.
Adolescents Who Sleep Better Score Higher in Math and Physical Education http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2011/10/111020025758.htm University of Granada (2011, October 20). Adolescents who sleep better score higher in math and physical education. ScienceDaily. Retrieved November 22, 2011, from http://www.sciencedaily.com /releases/2011/10/111020025758.htm PDF http://redalyc.uaemex.mx/src/inicio/ArtPdfRed.jsp?iCve=33715423004
Great introduction on the utility of SPM in functional brain imaging. http://www.fil.ion.ucl.ac.uk/spm/doc/intro/
Dynamic reconfiguration of human brain networks during learning Danielle S. Bassett ∗, Nicholas F. Wymbs †, Mason A. Porter ‡ §, Peter J. Mucha ¶ , Jean M. Carlson ∗ , and Scott T. Grafton † ∗Complex Systems Group, Department of Physics, University of California, Santa Barbara, CA 93106, USA,†Department of Psychology and UCSB Brain … Continue reading
Brief and rare mental ‘breaks’ keep you focused: Deactivation and reactivation of task goals preempt vigilance decrements. Atsunori Ariga, a, and Alejandro Llerasa a University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, United States Received 14 April 2010; revised 5 December 2010; accepted 13 December 2010. Available online 5 January 2011. Abstract We newly propose that the vigilance … Continue reading
Brain Rule 5: Repeat to remember – Retrieval Practice Produces More Learning than Elaborative Studying with Concept Mapping
Retrieval Practice Produces More Learning than Elaborative Studying with Concept Mapping Jeffrey D. Karpicke* and Janell R. Blunt Department of Psychological Sciences, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN 47907, USA. ABSTRACT Educators rely heavily on learning activities that encourage elaborative studying, while activities that require students to practice retrieving and reconstructing knowledge are used less frequently. … Continue reading