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TED Talks. Slideshares. Addiction. Psychology. Mindfulness. Incarceration. World Map. Brain. Psychological priming. Fascinating psych experiments.

Try The McGurk Effect! - Horizon: Is Seeing Believing? - BBC Two. New Personality Test. Pavlov’s Dogs. By Saul McLeod published 2007, updated 2013 Like many great scientific advances, Pavlovian conditioning (aka classical conditioning) was discovered accidentally.

Pavlov’s Dogs

During the 1890s Russian physiologist Ivan Pavlov was looking at salivation in dogs in response to being fed, when he noticed that his dogs would begin to salivate whenever he entered the room, even when he was not bringing them food. At first this was something of a nuisance (not to mention messy!). Pavlovian Conditioning Pavlov (1902) started from the idea that there are some things that a dog does not need to learn. Unconditioned Stimulus (Food) > Unconditioned Response (Salivate) Pavlov showed the existence of the unconditioned response by presenting a dog with a bowl of food and the measuring its salivary secretions (see image below). Pavlov knew that somehow, the dogs in his lab had learned to associate food with his lab assistant. Redesign My Brain with Todd Sampson: Stroop Test.

Why the Growth Mindset is the Only Way to Learn. “You’re too old to learn a foreign language.”

Why the Growth Mindset is the Only Way to Learn

“I couldn’t work on computers. I’m just not good with them.” Putting Growth Mindset into Practice. - Growth Mindset Maths. Carol Dweck - A Study on Praise and Mindsets. Fixed vs. Growth: The Two Basic Mindsets That Shape Our Lives. “If you imagine less, less will be what you undoubtedly deserve,” Debbie Millman counseled in one of the best commencement speeches ever given, urging: “Do what you love, and don’t stop until you get what you love.

Fixed vs. Growth: The Two Basic Mindsets That Shape Our Lives

Work as hard as you can, imagine immensities…” Far from Pollyanna platitude, this advice actually reflects what modern psychology knows about how belief systems about our own abilities and potential fuel our behavior and predict our success. PREDICTABLY IRRATIONAL BY DAN ARIELY. START WITH WHY BY SIMON SINEK. HOW TO STAY MOTIVATED - MASTERY BY GEORGE LEONARD ANIMATED BOOK REVIEW. THE PARADOX OF CHOICE BY BARRY SCHWARTZ. LEARNED OPTIMISM BY MARTIN SELIGMAN. HOW TO HAVE MORE WILLPOWER - THE WILLPOWER INSTINCT BY KELLY MCGONIGAL ANIMATED BOOK REVIEW. MAN'S SEARCH FOR MEANING BY VIKTOR FRANKL - MY FAVORITE IDEAS ANIMATED. THE FOUR AGREEMENTS BY DON MIGUEL RUIZ ANIMATED BOOK REVIEW. How to Build Self-Esteem - The Six Pillars of Self-Esteem by Nathaniel Branden. PRIMING, HALO EFFECT, HINDSIGHT BIAS - THINKING, FAST AND SLOW (PART 3) HOW TO STOP WORRYING AND START LIVING BY DALE CARNEGIE - ANIMATED BOOK REVIEW.

School of Life

The Book of Life. Philosopher's Mail. Science of Character. The Science of Character (8 mins) explores the neuroscience and social science that proves that we can shape who we are, and who we want to be.

Science of Character

The film was part of the global Character Day 2015 (Sept 18). Millions of people participated in the day, with screenings in over 6700 classrooms, schools and organizations, a global online Q&A, and online discussion materials to catalyze deeper conversations about character development. Discussion Guides, Resources, and Q&A: Purchase or Download file Customized films: BRAIN POWER: From Neurons to Networks.

Why Poverty?

Mia Birdsong: The story we tell about poverty isn't true. Esther Duflo: Social experiments to fight poverty. Iwan Baan: Ingenious homes in unexpected places. Landfill Harmonic Amazing and Inspirational. TED Radio Hour. Story Corps. Moth Radio. Playlists » Prison. “As a non lawyer, you cannot pretend to be a lawyer for somebody else,” said Charles Carbonne, a prisoners rights attorney based in San Francisco.

Playlists » Prison

“If you’re a free citizen, you got to go to law school, pass the bar if you wanna pretend to be a lawyer. Except if you’re in prison. Jailhouse lawyers usually begin by investigating their own cases. That’s usually how most jailhouse lawyers cut their teeth. They dig into their case, usually reading volumes of cases, criminal cases” In The Dust Of This Planet.

Horror, fashion, and the end of the world … things get weird as we explore the undercurrents of thought that link nihilists, beard-stroking philosophers, Jay-Z, and True Detective.

In The Dust Of This Planet

The Real News

PBS Videos. Gestures and Body Language 2. World Bank. World Health Organization. Census.gov. Population Stats. Map: The Most Common* Job In Every State : Planet Money. *We used data from the Census Bureau, which has two catch-all categories: "managers not elsewhere classified" and "salespersons not elsewhere classified.

Map: The Most Common* Job In Every State : Planet Money

" Because those categories are broad and vague to the point of meaninglessness, we excluded them from our map. What's with all the truck drivers? Truck drivers dominate the map for a few reasons. Driving a truck has been immune to two of the biggest trends affecting U.S. jobs: globalization and automation. A worker in China can't drive a truck in Ohio, and machines can't drive cars (yet). The rise and fall of secretaries: Through much of the '80s, as the U.S. economy shifted away from factories that make goods and toward offices that provide services, secretary became the most common job in more and more states. Manufacturing jobs disappeared: This story we knew already. The Time You Have (In JellyBeans) Teen Pregnancy P.S.A.: Don't Make the Mistake. Factors of High School Dropouts. High School Dropout Rates PSA.

Health

I got Faith. What is your spiritual power? Joseph Campbell Quotes. The five major world religions - John Bellaimey. HINDUISM Children in India are often given comic books describing the lives of the saints and gods.

The five major world religions - John Bellaimey

Take a look at one of these and think about the obstacle faced by the protagonist and what spiritual resources were required to overcome it.ISLAM Much of the beauty of the Qur'an comes in its poetry. To appreciate Arabic poetry is difficult for the non-speaker. Improv Evereywhere. HeartMath. Socratic Method. Divine Cosmos. Morph of woman ages 2 to 52 (1960 to 2010) League of Super Critics. Alive Again. Home - World Peace Game Foundation.

Random Number Generator

Humans of New York. Word of the Day? Travel. I AM documentary. Wasteland. What the Bleep Do We Know? From One Second to the Next. The Truth about Depression BBC Full Documentary 2013. NPR's most emailed stories. World's Scariest Tightrope Walk? Between Two Hot Air Balloons. Quantum Entanglement - The Weirdness Of Quantum Mechanics. Joseph Dispenza - The Brain, Quantum Physics & The Observor and Creating Your Day. Power of Thought - A Quantum Perspective - By Kent Healy. Quantum Jumping - Communicate With Your Subconscious Mind. Did Quantum Physics Just Prove After Life ?: Quantum Physics is now in the After Life Realm.

Through the Wormhole- Final Destination for the Soul. Strangest Things In The Universe Documentary.

Spoken Word

Pics. PostSecret.com. Android: Friends Furever. Internet TESL Journal (For ESL/EFL Teachers) Savant Drawings. 15 Unbelievable, Unlikely and Odd Animal Friendships. Anna Breytenbach 2013. Tina and Chandi - Britain's Got Talent 2010 - Auditions Week 1. Dog sings Whitney Houston. OEC 2014 - Dogdance Freestyle - Sandra & Lizzy. To.Write.Love.On.Her.Arms.2014 Full Movie in English Freevideofun.com. Paulo Coelho: Why the Universe Is Conspiring to Help You.