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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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    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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    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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    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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    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 5 hrs ago

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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...
    sciguy18 sciguy18 51-55, M 12 Responses Aug 13

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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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    fascinated and disturbed at the same time.
    mstud17 mstud17 22-25, F 3 Responses Jul 27

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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 am fascinated by how many people are able to unleash their sensual side on this web site. I'm a little more reserved than most, but I am intrigued and relieved at the number of...
    curvesleft curvesleft 31-35, M 3 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 6 days ago

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    I honestly don't believe all religious teaching are brainwashing and i actually agree with some. Yet i dislike teachings that are harmful or silly like believing in Noah's ark. Or...
    Autumnflowers Autumnflowers 18-21, F 1 Response 21 hrs ago

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    Right is wrong is right: the complex..and the sublime end I narrated the simple part of the story. Well lets say, from here onwards ‘the story’ itself is very simple and it...
    swashochi swashochi 36-40, F Jul 26

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    I have always been curious as to why people do what they do. i often feel like im standing outside the box looking in. i profile all these people and they fit neatly into the...
    bmiller1989 bmiller1989 22-25, M 1 Response Jul 27

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    My fascination with the Human Behavior (& Humans) is like a never ending quest with so many questions left unanswered. Who is an interesting person is a question I have been...
    Tien101 Tien101 18-21 3 Responses Jul 28

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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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    Have you ever experienced it? You know....that feeling.......when something which is bracketed as 'wrong' and you do the thing feeling confident that its 'right'? Well after all...
    swashochi swashochi 36-40, F 4 Responses Jul 24

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    I especially love when human behavior clearly contradicts the stories people tell about themselves.
    gothette gothette 26-30, F 12 Responses Jul 24

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    Isn't it strange that we are all people, not just 'humans'? Each and every one of us is unique and I think that's great! We all have the right to be ourselves and to be accepted in...
    Seblett Seblett 13-15, F 5 Responses Jul 25

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    Certain NEEDS are crucial for human survival - Food, clothing, shelter, education n most importantly THE NEED TO BELONG Over the years I have realised that I have always been an...
    Tien101 Tien101 18-21 6 Responses Jul 25

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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...
    exmarinebusinessman exmarinebusinessman 36-40, M 2 Responses Aug 4

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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...
    rajblr1970 rajblr1970 41-45, M 5 Responses Aug 6

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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 2 days 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 a week ago

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    Human female micturation is something I have always wanted to see, loved seeing and would love to participate in
    MikeUK MikeUK 51-55, M 2 Responses Jul 22

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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 5 days ago

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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...
    abstraction abstraction 51-55, M 2 Responses Aug 3

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    I Am Both Apparently I just took a test in http://testyourself.psychtests.com/ It was a test about the dominance between the left brain and the right brain. Here is my result...
    mareliberum mareliberum 26-30 Jul 24

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    I was (am) also fascinated by the experiments done by the University of Florida whereby lightning is triggered by firing rockets into thunderclouds, with a wire unspooling behind...
    AldousHuxtable AldousHuxtable 41-45, M Jul 25

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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...
    Liv4Life Liv4Life 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 4

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    I've looked up at the sky, been fascinated and in awe by what I can see with my naked eye. Yesterday the skyscape was a mass of clouds, some light, some dark and the sun breaking...
    CinnamonFern CinnamonFern 46-50, F 3 Responses 2 days ago

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    I can hold my breath I can bite my tongue I can stay awake for days If that's what you want Be your number one I can fake a smile I can force a laugh I can dance and play the part...
    justalittlehuman justalittlehuman 22-25, F 1 Response Jul 26

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