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Elasticsearch Node Type

An instance of an Elasticsearch is a node and a collection of nodes is called a cluster.

All nodes know about all the other nodes in the cluster and can forward client requests to the appropriate node. 823 more words

Elasticsearch

Ethical challenges in science

You hardly ever see or hear it anymore, but many Norwegian radio stations and newspapers used to have an ênquete, often called “five on the street”. 1,014 more words

Science

Post Of The Week - Sunday 2nd October 2016

1) HM Yet Again

Here is another piece about HM. This one features an interview with Brenda Milner, now in her nineties and one of the original researchers of HM. 519 more words

Cognition And Development

Going Left (or right, depending on how you think of it)

 FYI, this is not a political post. It’s about which hand I use to color and write. It’s about going ambidextrous and seeing what my brain does with that. 2,001 more words
Experiments

What The Split Brain Reveals About The Nature Of Consciousness

“Conscious experience is at once the most familiar thing in the world and the most mysterious. There is nothing we know about more directly than consciousness, but it is far from clear how to reconcile it with everything else we know.” 3,416 more words

Psychology

Finding the self: does science has something to say?


When we start discussing about ideas still so dividing and controversial, we usually begin by wandering through philosophical realms before science is capable of providing us with stronger arguments. 1,336 more words

Mind

Split Brains and the Self

Who are you?

To answer this question, you may think of your preferences, family, career, key memories from your life. You might even think of your favorite band. 536 more words

Identity