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Neuroscience and neuroplasticity

Neuroscience and neuroplasticity. Surely these are the buzz words of the moment.  I seem to be seeing articles in the paper or online about the brain’s ability to change, no matter your age or circumstance.   1,000 more words

Brain

Remixing schooling

If you’ve been watching the series Redesign My Brain with Todd Sampson, you’ll be familiar with the work of neuroscientist Dr Michael Merzenich.  Dr Merzenich is a world authority on brain plasticity – the idea that the brain can continually re-wire itself.   349 more words

Contemporary Schooling

'Pies redesign their brain to avert pain in the rain

As published by The Footy Almanac, 1 June 2015

So there was Redesign my Brain smarty pants Todd Sampson standing atop a 120m high rock tower having climbed it blindfolded.   673 more words

Pigskin Ponderings

Building a Buff Brain

Miller’s law.

It’s the reason you need a grocery list.

George Armitage Miller’s famous theory states that unassisted, the average person can store seven to nine items in their short-term memory.  462 more words

Christianity