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6 hrs ago | Holtville Tribune
Learning is easier when it only requires nerve cells to rearrange existing patterns of activity than when the nerve cells have to generate new patterns, a study of monkeys has found.
Yesterday | The Detroit News
The triplex of row houses in the city was notorious for its active crack scene before the Rev.
A UBC Okanagan student's passion for architecture led her to be invited to Pittsburgh this summer to participate in a unique workshop.
By age 14, Finnish children have spent 5,500 hours in class, 2,000 hours less than in Canada.
Many people say they live happy and healthy lives when they are involved in meaningful relationships, but it's unclear how people achieve these close and caring relationships, and how such bonds promote well-being.
Scientists from Carnegie Mellon University, the University of Pittsburgh and Stanford have discovered a fundamental constraint in the brain that may explain why a person has a relatively easier time learning a new skill if it's related to an ability he has already mastered.
Then he sobered them up with advice about how they could do their own jobs better, how to handle such recurring classroom challenges as apathy and short attention spans.
Carnegie Mellon University announced Wednesday it has selected Santa Monica, Calif.-based Moore Ruble Yudell Architects & Planners to design the first major building in its Tepper Quad.
Anyone who's ever taken a "fun" elective class in college has found out the hard way that learning a new skill is really quite difficult.
In a world where international capital floods into and out of national markets, currency-exchange defaults will become more prevalent than government bond defaults.
Researchers have devised a new way to separate cells by exposing them to sound waves as they flow through a tiny channel.
Image Caption: A new study from Carnegie Mellon researchers shows how neurons react to a stream of images.
Scientists can now monitor and record the activity of hundreds of neurons concurrently in the brain , and ongoing technology developments promise to increase this number manyfold.
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Updated: Sat Aug 30, 2014 10:36 pm
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