One of the clearest memories from elementary school is a classmate who oftentimes get into trouble – getting caught cheating, refusing to follow commitments, pulling a prank and disrupting attention. 1,661 more words
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When hearing the words “classical conditioning” and you know just the tiniest bit about psychology, you’re probably thinking of Pavlov and his dogs. Pavlov, who studied the physiology of digestion, noticed that his experimental subjects (dogs) started salivating at the mere sight of the food dish, or even at the sound of approaching footsteps of their feeder. 214 more words
Years ago, I discovered something strange: the smell of cardboard makes me happy.
I was working at breaking down close to a hundred large cardboard boxes in a relatively small room, and after a while the smell filled the whole space. 123 more words