Cognitive Science

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First reported 18 hours ago - Updated 18 hours ago - 1 reports

Time to think outside the box

The survey shows many companies to be lamenting the lack of innovative approaches to workplace safety. Is that really the case and what can companies do to kick-start plateauing workplace safety performance?The market overview paints a qualitative picture ... [Published Ipsearch.com - 18 hours ago]
First reported Jul 31 2014 - Updated Jul 31 2014 - 1 reports

Atheists and the future

Atheists are the hope for the future. In 2013, using metadata gathered from children across America, it was discovered that a negative correlation exists between intelligence and religious belief.Simply put, smarter people are less likely to be religious. ... [Published Desert Trail - Jul 31 2014]
First reported Jul 30 2014 - Updated Jul 30 2014 - 1 reports

Study: Does color influence our senses of smell and taste?

Listen Now[5 min 11 sec] /Sang An/Courtesy of Ten Speed PressThe Romanesco broccoli in the upper left corner is part of the brassica family, just like these colorful cauliflower varieties.What does the color red smell like? You probably thought ... [Published SCPR - Jul 30 2014]
First reported Jul 30 2014 - Updated Jul 30 2014 - 1 reports

Fantasy Or Reality? Children From Religious Backgrounds Less Able To Detect Fictional Characters

Religious stories often include seemingly impossible events brought about by divine intervention. In biblical stories, for example, the seas are parted or water is transformed into wine, all with the aid of God. How, then, does religious training impact ... [Published Medical Daily - Jul 30 2014]
First reported Jul 30 2014 - Updated Jul 30 2014 - 1 reports

Q&A: UO psychology professor Michael Posner discusses award-filled career

Michael Posner, 77, is the professor emeritus for psychology at the University of Oregon. He has done extensive research on cognitive science, mainly in the area of attention, and has received multiple honors as a result of his findings.Last week, Posner ... [Published Oregon Daily Emerald - Jul 30 2014]
First reported Jul 28 2014 - Updated Jul 29 2014 - 2 reports

Study: Kids Exposed To Religion Have A Harder Time Telling The Difference Between Reality And Fiction

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – New research claims children who are exposed to religion have more trouble differentiating between reality and fantasy in stories.The study, which looked at 5- and 6-year-old children’s perceptions of a protagonist when reading three ... [Published CBS Philadelphia - Jul 28 2014]
First reported Jul 27 2014 - Updated Jul 28 2014 - 1 reports

Proof Religion Makes Kids Dumb

<a style="font-size: 15px; font-weight: bold;font-decoration: none;" href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DduS6p6UkHY&feature=youtube_gdata"&gt;Proof Religion Makes Kids Dumb "A study published in the July issue of Cognitive Science determined that ... [Published The Young Turks - YouTube - Jul 27 2014]
First reported Jul 28 2014 - Updated Jul 28 2014 - 2 reports

Cognitive Science Honors Its Pioneers And Leaders

Every year in mid- to late summer, cognitive scientists from around the world gather expectantly in a hotel foyer or a university courtyard, eager to learn that year's winner of the David E. Rumelhart Prize. It's the closest thing you'll find to a Nobel ... [Published Austin American Statesman - Jul 28 2014]
First reported Jul 28 2014 - Updated Jul 28 2014 - 1 reports

Religious stories benefit children

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. ThisA link to this page will be included in your messag ... [Published Guam Pacific Daily News - Jul 28 2014]
First reported Jul 26 2014 - Updated Jul 26 2014 - 1 reports

Awaiting a theory of neural weather

In a recent New York Times editorial , psychologist Gary Marcus noted that neuroscience is still awaiting a ‘bridging’ theory that elegantly connects neuroscience with psychology. This reflects a common belief in cognitive science that there is ... [Published Mind Hacks - Jul 26 2014]
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 1 reports

Truth, Success and Frank Ramsey

Richard Marshall interviews Pascal Engel in 3:AM Magazine [Photo: Claire Poinsignon]: 3:AM:  As an epistemologist do you think knowledge is elusive because the term is empty, and would that be an approach developed out of your work on Ramsey’s ... [Published 3quarksdaily - Jul 25 2014]
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 1 reports

COMMENTARY: Is religion good for kids?

(RNS) Young children exposed to religion had a more difficult time distinguishing fact from fiction than their less-religious counterparts, according to a study[1] in the July issue of Cognitive Science. This was true even when it came to distinguishing ... [Published DailyMe.Com - Jul 25 2014]

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...They are – almost without exception – casting around for inspiring, innovative ideas. As one safety director put it: "We need some leading-edge innovation in modern safety philosophy – (something from) occupational psychology and (helping people in) knowing what do to do, because it is ‘the right thing to do" .”
...Further, argue the researchers, "exposure to religious ideas has a powerful impact on children's differentiation between reality and fiction." In other words, said Kathleen Corriveau, one of the study's co-authors, the study found that childhood exposure to religious ideas may influence children's...
"Those stories are the visible parts of their preference, but that overall preference is likely rooted in habits.”"
"The project is an ideal illustration of the value of research at University of California" Pazzani said

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Time to think outside the box [Published Ipsearch.com - 18 hours ago]
Atheists and the future [Published Desert Trail - Jul 31 2014]
Study: Does color influence our senses of smell... [Published SCPR - Jul 30 2014]
Fantasy Or Reality? Children From Religious Bac... [Published Medical Daily - Jul 30 2014]
DNA Explains Political Preference, New Research... [Published PRWeb - Jul 30 2014]
Are kids born with an innate belief in God? [Published VOX.com - Jul 30 2014]
Q&A: UO psychology professor Michael Posner dis... [Published Oregon Daily Emerald - Jul 30 2014]
Do Mobile Phones Affect Your Mood And Behaviour? [Published Know Your Mobile - Jul 29 2014]
Religious Children Have Difficulty Telling Fact... [Published The Guardian Express - Jul 29 2014]
1996 research article deemed a classic paper [Published EurekAlert! - Jul 29 2014]
In Theory: Do children of faith have more diffi... [Published Burbank Leader - Jul 29 2014]
Are Smart Drugs Really That Smart? [Published Gizmodo - Jul 29 2014]
Study: Kids Exposed To Religion Have A Harder T... [Published CBS Philadelphia - Jul 28 2014]
Cognitive Science Honors Its Pioneers And Leaders [Published Austin American Statesman - Jul 28 2014]
Religious stories benefit children [Published Guam Pacific Daily News - Jul 28 2014]
Cognitive Science Honors Its Pioneers And Leaders [Published NPR - Jul 28 2014]
Study Says Children Exposed To Religion Can Hav... [Published BuzzFeed - Latest - Jul 28 2014]
Meet the Scientists: Dr. Sunny Fugate [Published Armed with Science - Jul 28 2014]
'Posh brat' hits back: 'Why I'm crowdfunding my... [Published Telegraph - Jul 28 2014]
Proof Religion Makes Kids Dumb [Published The Young Turks - YouTube - Jul 27 2014]
Sr. User Experience Architect [Published PharmaDiversity - Jul 27 2014]
Awaiting a theory of neural weather [Published Mind Hacks - Jul 26 2014]
Truth, Success and Frank Ramsey [Published 3quarksdaily - Jul 25 2014]
Poole College professors bring business experti... [Published Poole College of Management - Jul 25 2014]
Here's Why It's So Hard To Learn A New Language... [Published Business Insider - Jul 25 2014]
Gallery helps to build a bridge [Published Barnstable Patriot - Jul 25 2014]
COMMENTARY: Is religion good for kids? [Published DailyMe.Com - Jul 25 2014]
SFU People in the News - July 25, 2014 [Published Simon Fraser University - Jul 25 2014]
Is Religion Good for Kids? [Published Catholic America - Jul 25 2014]
Study: Children Exposed To Religion Have Diffic... [Published Huffington Post - Jul 25 2014]
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Study Says Children Exposed To Religion Can Hav... [Published BuzzFeed - Latest - Jul 28 2014]
Young children who have been raised religious are more likely to identify supernatural occurrences in a story as truthful. Godong / Contributor / Getty It's difficult for young children to differentiate between fact and fiction after they have been ...
Proof Religion Makes Kids Dumb [Published The Young Turks - YouTube - Jul 27 2014]
<a style="font-size: 15px; font-weight: bold;font-decoration: none;" href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DduS6p6UkHY&feature=youtube_gdata"&gt;Proof Religion Makes Kids Dumb "A study published in the July issue of Cognitive Science determined that ...
Awaiting a theory of neural weather [Published Mind Hacks - Jul 26 2014]
In a recent New York Times editorial , psychologist Gary Marcus noted that neuroscience is still awaiting a ‘bridging’ theory that elegantly connects neuroscience with psychology. This reflects a common belief in cognitive science that there is ...
Truth, Success and Frank Ramsey [Published 3quarksdaily - Jul 25 2014]
Richard Marshall interviews Pascal Engel in 3:AM Magazine [Photo: Claire Poinsignon]: 3:AM:  As an epistemologist do you think knowledge is elusive because the term is empty, and would that be an approach developed out of your work on Ramsey’s ...
Is Religion Good for Kids? [Published Catholic America - Jul 25 2014]
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 ...
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