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frontline: the persuaders: neuromarketing But 30 years after the commercials debuted, neuroscientist Read Montague was still thinking about them. Something didn't make sense. If people preferred the taste of Pepsi, the drink should have dominated the market. It didn't. So in the summer of 2003, Montague gave himself a 'Pepsi Challenge' of a different sort: to figure out why people would buy a product they didn't particularly like.
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Golkonda, also known as Golconda or Golla konda ("shepherd's hill"), a ruined fort of Southern India and capital of medieval Golconda Sultanate (c.1518–1687), is situated 11 km west of Hyderabad. It is also a mandal of Hyderabad District. The region is universally famous for the mines that have produced the world's most famous and coveted gems, including The Hope Diamond, Idol's Eye, The Koh-i-Noor and Darya-i-Noor. Administrative divisions There are nine villages in Golkonda Mandal: Dargah Hussain ShahwaliGolkondaHyder Shah KoteIbrahim Bagh LinesKakatiya NagarLunger HouseNanakramgudaSakkubai NagarToli Chowki Golkonda
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COSMOS Supercomputer - Home COSMOS IX arrives! On the 4th of July 2012 the brand new Altix UV2000 system from SGI arrived at DAMTP. The system, which is the largest shared-memory computer in Europe and the first SMP system in the world to be boosted by the Intel Xeon Phi co-processors later in the year, will be used to support research in cosmology, astrophysics and particle physics within the DiRAC distributed HPC Facility, funded by STFC and DBIS UK. COSMOS Mk IX features 1856 Intel Xeon E5 processor cores (SandyBridge-EP) with 14.5TB of globally shared memory. It will also eventually feature 31 Intel Many Integrated Core (MIC) co-processors, providing a hybrid hierarchical SMP/MIC computing platform. See more pictures here...
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Joseph Campbell Foundation Two New Joseph Campbell DownloadsPrint | The Joseph Campbell & Jean Erdman ScholarshipPrint | Mythological ToolBox at Esalen, March 23-28, 2014Print | Robert Walter, Joseph Campbell's editor, publisher, and JCF President, will lead the activities, joined by Tai Ji dancer and author, Chungliang Al Huang. If you dare to revision yourself, you are invited to join our improvisational rebirth rituals, March 23 -28, 2014, at the Esalen Institute in Big Sur CA..
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