Posts Tagged: Psychology

Progressive social movement FAIL

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So there have been a number of organisations in the UK rallying for social change and reform on certain issues where progressive ideas and methodology could Make Things Better. Two of the larger events that have happened within the last several months have been the Convention on Modern Liberty and Reboot Britain. One might think,… Read more »

YML 02

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“By comparing modern man with our ancestors of 37,000 years ago, the Chicago team discovered big changes in two genes linked to brain size. One of the new variants emerged only 5,800 years ago yet is present in 30% of today’s humans, they believe.” link “Thousands of volunteers have been out on the streets trying… Read more »

Da da da

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Go watch this. What’s he saying? Now look away and listen again. You can read all about the how’s and why’s here, but basically it’s down to the fact that we automatically lip-read (to an extent) when another person is speaking. I found out about this a while back through attending a call to help… Read more »