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I Am Fascinated By the Human Brain

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    I don't know where I found this one.

    But that was in one of my notes. Which I found fascinating. Author : Exforsys Inc. Published on: 20th Jul 2006 | Last Updated on: 12th Mar 2011 Photographic Memory Photographic memory is a rare element that is found in less than 10% of the population. It will often...
    Elfric Elfric 31-35, M Jan 5

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    Human Brain Analysis

    Human Brain Analysis - Men vs. Women......A MUST READ! 1. MULTI-TASKING Women - Multiple process Womens brains designed to concentrate multiple task at a time. Women can Watch a TV and Talk over phone and cook. Men - Single Process Mens brains designed to concentrate only one...
    BinteEshrat BinteEshrat 18-21, F 3 Responses Dec 12, 2012

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    Stroop Test...

    I’m always fascinated by the human brain, how it  works, how it adapts, and how to keep it in “high performance” mode while we age…   Ever taken the Stroop Test? I did just now.   What a kick.   What an eye opener.   My brain hurts...
    WindSylph WindSylph 46-50, F 2 Responses Nov 5, 2013

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    http://www.cracked.com/article_20398_5-ways-your-brain-tricking-you-into-being-miserable.html #5. Your Brain Latches onto the Bad Stuff by Design At some point in the last year you've spoken to a woman with supermodel looks who would not stop talking about how horrible it was...
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    Backdoors or trapdoors or reset buttons are things we do to get out of the flow of everyday events and become in a way free of reality - such as Art, Love, War, Drugs, Religion...
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    A Matter of Trust… The results of new research (published in the Journal of Neuroscience) suggest that our brains automatically process a person's facial features with...
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    Seven Mistakes of the Lonely Man…1) The Desperation MindsetIn early humans, alpha males had the best food and shelter and females were attracted to them for survival. They...
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    For as long as I can remember, I've been fascinated by how the human psyche operates. I think I could easily sit through countless Psychology classes and still feel like there is...
    Mariposa85 Mariposa85 26-30, F 2 Responses Aug 13

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    I'm fascinated by humans in general. Like the range of bodies and personalities and quirks and vices... such a variety of humans! :)
    MrsApple MrsApple 26-30, F 3 Responses Aug 13

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    I don't know if it is better to say that "I am fascinated by human behavior" or that "I am a stalker" haha. I really enjoy just watching people. Watching what they do when they...
    heapograss heapograss 22-25, M 3 Responses Aug 3

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    I am a high school teacher and a part-time college professor. I teach advanced undergraduate psychology courses. For example; abnormal and forensic psychology courses. I love...
    bethanyinusa bethanyinusa 36-40, F 5 Responses Aug 6

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    It's amazing how human beings can act towards one another and feel about themselves. It's so flawed and so fascinating. I people watch all the time and ease drop on conversations...
    LeonardFinch LeonardFinch 16-17, M 5 Responses Aug 24

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    I like analyzing human behavior. It's incredibly pliable, plastic and complex. That's what keeps me going. An individual's self-concept is the core of his personality. It affects...
    PosterGirl PosterGirl 31-35, F 2 Responses Aug 22

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    I feel more like a bystander or observer in life than a participator. I am absolutely enthralled with the way humans have evolved up until psychologically. Even the darker side to...
    lmg2474 lmg2474 18-21, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    I'm not sure whether I am fascinated by this because it is an experiment in mutual understanding or narcissism, or both.
    StaringAtTheSea StaringAtTheSea 31-35, F 5 Responses Aug 8

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    I'm particularly fascinated by our capacity for cruel acts. I have a sort of morbid curiosity with trying to understand how people can stoop to bad deeds and mistreatment of others...
    ACasualGuy ACasualGuy 22-25, M 4 Responses Aug 13

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    I think I should create some random new groups as this doesn't really count as "fascinated". I just finished two and half month run to impute (estimate/predict) cataloged...
    Faust76 Faust76 36-40, M 2 Responses Aug 16

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    I am an office manager in a pediatric practice. I'm fascinated by parental behavior! I don't think I'm the perfect mom but some people are just down right crazy parents! If you...
    TonysDoll TonysDoll 31-35, F 6 Responses 3 days ago

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    I don't always have standards, but when I do, you'll hate me for it. That is, if you're a lazy bum. "When I die, I want my group mates to lower me into my grave so they can let me...
    Bumblebeat Bumblebeat 61-65, F 2 Responses 22 hrs ago

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    We admire elephants in part because they demonstrate what we consider the finest human traits: empathy, self-awareness, and social intelligence. But the way we treat them puts on...
    Heart39 Heart39 26-30, F 7 Responses Aug 11

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    Today i was watching a video on TED by Simno Anholt who is an independent policy advisor, he introduced (The Good Country Index) measuring the contributions of the countries to the...
    pieceofpuzzle pieceofpuzzle 26-30, M 4 Responses 6 days ago

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    Is your human pet not really ok with being a human pet? Do you like your solo life with your beloved human pet? Don't let a child ruin everything you hold dear but don't make your...
    Beatenrodent Beatenrodent 18-21, F 1 Response 4 hrs ago

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    I love seeing a lot of sweet and geniunely nice responses here on ep. They arent afraid to express solicitude. It makes me think that there is still hope for humanity! Thanks EP
    greyxx greyxx 13-15, F Aug 1

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    Just when I get excited about technology and how it's making lives easier, I hear of another abuse by sociopaths. I was reading about 'electronic pick pocketing'. Spookey. I...
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    We each have our idiosyncrasies which make us who we are and human. There is a fascination to be beheld because we each adapt our behaviour to the stimuli we receive. I am a...
    Lecuyer90 Lecuyer90 22-25, F 3 Responses Aug 6

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    The sweet magic of praise: “Tart words make no friends; a spoonful of honey will catch more flies than a gallon of vinegar,” said Benjamin Franklin, stressing the fact that...
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    we are a great zoo, we all are special human being, everyone with own skills and peculiarities and eccentricities. We are a great zoo that we can look at marveling every time
    Enjoyyourlife Enjoyyourlife 26-30, M 1 Response Aug 7

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    “It is quite possible--overwhelmingly probable, one might guess--that we will always learn more about human life and personality from novels than from scientific psychology...
    Faust76 Faust76 36-40, M 7 Responses Aug 9

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    Nothing else can give me that feelings what I get when I encounter a Human. I always get amazed by Peoples act specially children reaction to anything!
    PathologicalLair PathologicalLair 26-30, F 1 Response Aug 11

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    I just recently watched the documentary "MissRepresentation" on Netflix. I definitely recommend it. It explains so clearly the battle of the human race for 100% equality, not only...
    okjackie okjackie 16-17, F 2 Responses Aug 12

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    Been reading one of my textbooks about the mind and development all night, the human mind is truly an incredible thing.
    TheSongPlaysWithin TheSongPlaysWithin 16-17, F 5 Responses Aug 14

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    For those who haven't seen the course “Human Behavioral Biology” by Stanford professor Robert Sapolsky check it out. Here is the first lecture. https://www.youtube.com...
    dactylion dactylion 26-30 3 Responses Aug 20

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    I worked on Indian Reservations for 20 years doing health care. Indian people are just like everyone else. Human wise. Wonderful people. Best times of my life.
    Humanbeing5678954321 Humanbeing5678954321 66-70, M 4 Responses Aug 24

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    I like to get really high and discuss theories about human behavior and why we are the way we are... My boyfriend is not and I feel like I am really missing an important part to...
    yBluJ yBluJ 26-30, F 5 Responses 2 days ago

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    I'm pretty sure I am not alone, but I seem to obsess about the "why's" of psychology in almost everything I do. I find myself researching late into the night on why I am the way I...
    TheCowardlyLioness TheCowardlyLioness 26-30, F 5 Responses 1 day ago

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    I had this dream when I was little like every night. I would be in my backyard just messing around, and all of the sudden, every single person I knew would be standing in a line in...
    okjackie okjackie 16-17, F 1 Response Aug 12

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    Since I was very young, I have always felt different. I'm talking 8 years old. I've always felt that I thought more than others, am more observant than others, and as awful as it...
    thenebula thenebula 26-30, F 1 Response Aug 15

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    For me one of the most interesting things to research, despite currently being unknowable, is if humans will ever colonize another planet or a moon successfully enough that they no...
    Almostanonymous Almostanonymous 22-25, M 1 Response Aug 14

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    The hierarchy and need to usurp or defer to. Social interaction, both with humans and other canines.Physical displays of emotion/affection. Traits typical of breeds...
    2BlossomBlue 2BlossomBlue 51-55, F 1 Response Aug 17

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    Just watching the news or browsing a social media site. Working at my retail job. And this whole celebrity nude scandal thing just fuels my hate for the human race. A lot of these...
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    A conversation on a plane. Yesterday I was sitting next to two Jewish guys, and one was wearing an Israeli armed forces t-shirt. He was actually American, so not really a member of...
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    Anyone with brains knows to never show a human their true side/form.
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    I admit my interest for the Knight's Templar was all thanks to the Assassins Creed franchise. The games made me fascinated with the order and thus started my epic journey to gain...
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    I'm not a geek, but I am fascinated at how things have changed since I was born. My Dad always says he wants to catch up with technology, and I suppose it might seem liked a time...
    Lecuyer90 Lecuyer90 22-25, F 3 Responses Aug 23

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    Your Mind is CreativeYou tend to think up the most innovative things.  Your mind knows no limits.You are eccentric without even trying to be.  You are just sort of...
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    I'm upset with one of my family members. I'm a Christian, and so is my aunt but it seems like our worldviews are completely different. I have a hard time keeping my patience and...
    ifyouseekamyxxx ifyouseekamyxxx 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 17

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    This kinda fit how I was feeling... I put "human condition" into search on EP, but that just gave me the impression people are confused about the human condition, and what's there...
    Faust76 Faust76 36-40, M Aug 9

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