A beautiful mind trapped in a crazy world .
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It's All InYour Mind
What is the Neurological System? The Neurological System is the body’s information processor. Without this highly advanced information and communication system, the body cannot function. How Does the Neurological System Work? The Neurological System is divided into two major parts: the Central Nervous System (CNS) and the Peripheral Nervous System (PNS).
by Robert Greene and Joost Elffers
Psychological manipulation is a type of social influence that aims to change the perception or behavior of others through underhanded, deceptive , or even abusive tactics. [ 1 ] By advancing the interests of the manipulator, often at the other's expense, such methods could be considered exploitative , abusive, devious, and deceptive. Social influence is not necessarily negative.
Craft messages that change minds using these 20 principles of persuasion, all based on established psychological research.
I'm totally late to this party, but it should be clarified (after reading some comments) that this isn't a map of the psychological or other functional importance of body parts.
People aren’t born smart.
Much of the brain is still mysterious to modern science, possibly because modern science itself is using brains to analyze it. There are probably secrets the brain simply doesn't want us to know. But by no means should that stop us from tinkering around in there, using somewhat questionable and possibly dangerous techniques to make our brains do what we want.
Lawrence Krauss gives a talk on our current picture of the universe, how it will end, and how it could have come from nothing. Krauss is the author of many bestselling books on Physics and Cosmology, including “The Physics of Star Trek.” If you’ve ever wanted to answer that annoying question, “how could the Universe have formed from nothing”, then watch this video.
Francis Crick The Salk Institute and
The Nature of Reality
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Arthur Schopenhauer (1788-1860), was a brilliant German philosopher. These 38 Stratagems are excerpts from "The Art of Controversy", first translated into English and published in 1896.
Leesha Mckenny The Sydney Morning Herald Mon, 23 May 2011 00:00 CDT Faith can open your mind but it can also cause your brain to shrink at a different rate, research suggests. Researchers at Duke University Medical Centre in the US claim to have discovered a correlation between religious practices and changes in the brains of older adults.
Many cognitive biases have been demonstrated by research in psychology and behavioral economics .
In modern psychology , cognitive dissonance is the feeling of discomfort when simultaneously holding two or more conflicting cognitions : ideas, beliefs, values or emotional reactions. In a state of dissonance, people may sometimes feel "disequilibrium": frustration, hunger, dread, guilt, anger, embarrassment, anxiety, etc. [ 1 ] The phrase was coined by Leon Festinger in his 1956 book When Prophecy Fails , which chronicled the followers of a UFO cult as reality clashed with their fervent belief in an impending apocalypse. [ 2 ] [ 3 ] Festinger subsequently (1957) published a book called A Theory of Cognitive Dissonance in which he outlines the theory. Cognitive dissonance is one of the most influential and extensively studied theories in social psychology.
Eye Direction and Lying - How to detect lies from the direction of an individual's gaze / visual accessing cues.Interesting Info -> Lying Index -> Eye Direction & Visual Accessing Cues Eye Movement and Direction & How it Can Reveal Truth or Lies
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