Cognitive Science

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Study: Children Exposed To Religion Have Difficulty Distinguishing Fact From Fiction

Tom Le Goff viaYoung children who are exposed to religion have a hard time differentiating between fact and fiction, according to a new study published in the July issue of Cognitive Science.Researchers presented 5- and 6-year-old children from both public ... [Published Huffington Post - 35 mins ago]
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated 49 mins ago - 1 reports

Is religion good for kids? Column

Young children exposed to religion had a more difficult time distinguishing fact from fiction than their less-religious counterparts, according to a study in the July issue of Cognitive Science. This was true even when it came to distinguishing nonreligious ... [Published USA Today - Jul 24 2014]
First reported 12 hours ago - Updated 12 hours ago - 1 reports

Event: SIAT Graduate Talk

Special SIAT Graduate TalkTalk Title : *Procedural techniques, old and new*Date: Monday, July 28, 2014, 11:00 am in Surrey campus room 5380Speaker: Ken PerlinHosted by :Tom Calvert, Professor Emeritus, SIAT andSteve DiPaola, Associate Professor SIAT | ... [Published Simon Fraser University - 12 hours ago]
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated Jul 24 2014 - 1 reports

AfterShock #3: Brains and the City

Gene Wilder as Dr. Frankenstein in "Young Frankenstein" (1974), image via oselotin.blogspot.com.Navel-gazing has become a data-driven sport. We are awash in technology that allows us to track our own activities, and then take responsibility for that scrutiny, ... [Published Archinect - Jul 24 2014]
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated Jul 24 2014 - 1 reports

Religious kids believe the Bible and other ‘fiction’

Is this Clutching at Straws Month? Because I don’t know how to dress or what to buy for it. I do know how to celebrate, though. Just publish a study that counters traditional beliefs. And don’t ask questions that might uncover flaws.The latest example ... [Published DailyMe.Com - Jul 24 2014]
First reported Jul 23 2014 - Updated Jul 23 2014 - 2 reports

Updating memory for fact and fiction

Sunlight can make people sneeze. Sounds ludicrous? But it's true - it's called a photic sneeze reflex, and can occur in about one out of four people. Did you believe that fingerprints are unique to each individual? That, by contrast, is a myth - some ... [Published Noodls - Jul 23 2014]
First reported Jul 23 2014 - Updated Jul 23 2014 - 1 reports

Playing it cool—prof combines gaming and cognitive science

Professor of game design. Can it get better than that?Kimberly Voll doesn’t think so.An avid video gamer since her preschool years in the early ‘70s when video games were first introduced, Voll lives and breathes game design, and teaches the subject at ... [Published Simon Fraser University - Jul 23 2014]
First reported Jul 23 2014 - Updated Jul 23 2014 - 1 reports

The Dueling Philosophers

Consciousness is the most familiar and bewildering phenomena in the universe. As observers, we share an experience of being an immaterial “I” resting somewhere between the ear lobes watching life’s narrative unfold. Yet when neuroscientists peer down ... [Published The Guardian Express - Jul 23 2014]
First reported Jul 22 2014 - Updated Jul 22 2014 - 1 reports

Miss America: 'Being smart is cool'

Nina Davuluri, a.k.a. Miss America 2014, wants young women to know the value of education. "Being smart is cool," Davuluri said Monday at a roundtable discussion of diversity in STEM education.Davuluri is in Washington, D.C. this week speaking with teachers ... [Published The Week Magazine - Jul 22 2014]
First reported Jul 21 2014 - Updated Jul 22 2014 - 3 reports

Kids exposed to Religion can’t tell Fact from Fiction

Wer hätte das gedacht: „Young children who are exposed to religion have a hard time differentiating between fact and fiction , according to a new study published in the July issue of Cognitive Science.“ ... [Published Nerdcore - Jul 22 2014]
First reported Jul 22 2014 - Updated Jul 22 2014 - 1 reports

IU Bloomington names 2014-15 Academic Leadership Program fellows

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEBLOOMINGTON, Ind. -- Four Indiana University Bloomington faculty members have been selected as 2014-15 fellows for the Academic Leadership Program, which helps develop leadership skills of professors who are strong candidates for ... [Published INDIANA UNIVERSITY - Jul 22 2014]
First reported Jul 22 2014 - Updated Jul 22 2014 - 1 reports

Children exposed to religion 'more likely to believe in fairy tales'

Credits: FRED DUFOUR/AFP/Getty ImagesAlt Text: A young girl reads a children's bookReligion has a 'powerful' impact on a child's ability to separate reality from fiction, say researchers One-Minute Read Tuesday, July 22, 2014 - 12:21pmSee related:  Richard ... [Published The First Post: Latest - Jul 22 2014]

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"The garbage that passes for entertainment continues to disturb us," said AFA president Tim Wildmon. "Even the three-minute trailer was too vile to watch, with multiple uses of the f-word by the actor portraying 'Black Jesus.' Christians and anyone who believes in respecting faith must come together to make sure this program never airs."
- "Man versus machine and the future of work: Will there be anything left for humans to do?" Presented by David Hummels, professor of economics
Believing in fictional characters, such as Santa, is healthy, according to psychologists. Child psychiatrist Matthew Lorber toldLive Science that "for kids to believe in the myth of someone trying to make people happy if they're behaving. … Imagination is a normal part of development, and helps develop creative minds."
"A Sunday Afternoon on the Island of La Grande Jatte" by Georges-Pierre Seurat (1884-86). Image via Wikipedia

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Study: Children Exposed To Religion Have Diffic... [Published Huffington Post - 35 mins ago]
COMMENTARY: Is religion good for kids? [Published Religion News Service - 49 mins ago]
Event: SIAT Graduate Talk [Published Simon Fraser University - 12 hours ago]
Religious Conservatives Protest Jesus—'Black Je... [Published AVN - 14 hours ago]
Technology's future effects on society to be di... [Published Noodls - 15 hours ago]
Who Could Fill In for Matt Cutts? by @albertcos... [Published Search Engine Journal - 22 hours ago]
Is religion good for kids? Column [Published USA Today - Jul 24 2014]
AfterShock #3: Brains and the City [Published Archinect - Jul 24 2014]
What horrible things are we doing to children w... [Published Chicago Reader - Jul 24 2014]
You Barely Need One Percent of Your Brain to Ap... [Published Pop Matters - Jul 24 2014]
Religious kids believe the Bible and other ‘fic... [Published DailyMe.Com - Jul 24 2014]
THE ILLUSION OF ATTENTION: Are There "Gorillas"... [Published Insurance News Net - Jul 23 2014]
Updating memory for fact and fiction [Published Noodls - Jul 23 2014]
Updating memory for fact and fiction [Published Health Canal - Jul 23 2014]
Physicists, others using science to help art of... [Published Los Angeles Times - Jul 23 2014]
Playing it cool—prof combines gaming and cognit... [Published Simon Fraser University - Jul 23 2014]
HONDA MOTOR : Make way for the androids [Published 4 Traders - Jul 23 2014]
The Dueling Philosophers [Published The Guardian Express - Jul 23 2014]
Summer Snapshot: Alex Samuels '15 Studies the R... [Published Pomona College Web - Jul 23 2014]
The Importance of Teaching Content [Published Huffington Post - Jul 22 2014]
Miss America: 'Being smart is cool' [Published The Week Magazine - Jul 22 2014]
IU Bloomington names 2014-15 Academic Leadershi... [Published INDIANA UNIVERSITY - Jul 22 2014]
The Future Is Not Always Bleak When It Comes To... [Published Red Orbit - Jul 22 2014]
Neurodevelopmental emergency to switch on [Published Cape Times - Jul 22 2014]
Children exposed to religion 'more likely to be... [Published The First Post: Latest - Jul 22 2014]
John Benjamins launches new e-platform with Pub... [Published PR inside - Jul 22 2014]
Kids exposed to Religion can’t tell Fact from F... [Published Nerdcore - Jul 22 2014]
Children Exposed To Religion Have Difficulty Di... [Published DailyMe.Com - Jul 22 2014]
Children Exposed To Religion Have Difficulty Di... [Published Huffington Post - Jul 21 2014]
Siemens : The key factors for successful manage... [Published 4 Traders - Jul 21 2014]
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Kids exposed to Religion can’t tell Fact from F... [Published Nerdcore - Jul 22 2014]
Wer hätte das gedacht: „Young children who are exposed to religion have a hard time differentiating between fact and fiction , according to a new study published in the July issue of Cognitive Science.“ ...
Links: The Organ Detective, Drowning Miami, 3 W... [Published Nerdcore - Jul 19 2014]
Hier die Links, die in den letzten zwei Wochen liegengeblieben sind, unter anderem mit Christoph Schlingensiefs Rocky Dutschke ’68, Autoren bei der Arbeit, einem kompletten New Wave Festival von 1983, Bienenkunst, einer annotierten ersten Ausgabe ...
Towards a scientifically unified therapy [Published Mind Hacks - Jul 17 2014]
Today’s edition of Nature has an excellent article on the need to apply cognitive science to understanding how psychological therapies work. Psychological therapies are often called ‘talking treatments’ but this is often a misleading name. Talking ...
Funding Daily: Stealth kung fu kitty edition [Published Venturebeat - Jul 15 2014]
Image Credit: skankboy/Reddit Get all the tech funding news of the day delivered straight to your mailbox! Sign up for Funding Daily and never miss a deal. Here’s our round-up of all the notable funding news of the day: Seedcamp takes $30M ...
Is wearable tech wearing thin in the enterprise? [Published SiliconANGLE - Jul 14 2014]
Wearable tech is all the rage. Almost every other day, new gadgets that can be strapped on, attached or worn seem to hit the headlines. Smartwatches , smartglasses , fitness trackers and augmented reality headsets are just a few of the most ...
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