Why do we love kitten videos so much? Does time speed up as we get older? Should we play brain games? Can we make ourselves happy? Art Markman and Bob Duke, hosts of the popular Austin-based KUT radio show and podcast Two Guys on Your Head, are here to answer all your questions about how the brain works and why we behave the way we do. Featuring the latest empirical findings, this is science served up in fun and revelatory bite-size bits, along with a complete set of references for further…
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Why do we love kitten videos so much? Does time speed up as we get older? Should we play brain games? Art Markman and Bob Duke, hosts of the popular Austin-based KUT radio show and..
ISBN 10 : 9780399537752
ISBN 13 : 0399537759
One of the world's foremost cognitive scientists explains the difference between thinking smart and natural intelligence and describes how to improve one's ability to learn more ef..
ISBN 10 : 9781405530002
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Every day millions of people log onto Facebook to connect with friends. Each time we do this we are creating and reinforcing habits. We have routines for checking news from friends..
ISBN 10 : 9781351995726
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Since the turn of the twenty-first century, the psychology of emotion has grown to become its own field of study. Because the study of emotion draws inspiration from areas of scien..
ISBN 10 : 9781781590157
ISBN 13 : 178159015X
Many brands, including Boots, Hoover and Kelloggs, were named after their founders whilst others have less obvious origins; for instance, did you know that Velcro comes from velour..
ISBN 10 : 9781628735314
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As of 2013, there are 93 million people over the age of forty-seven living in America. They make up the largest group of aging people in our country’s history. Many of those indi..
ISBN 10 : 0977113906
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In this collection of essays, the author describes fundamental principles of human learning in the context of teaching music. Written in a conversational style, the individual essa..