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And, ever since Thomas Harvey, a pathologist in Princeton, removed Einstein's brain A new study parses his traits March 20, March 20th marks the birthday of famed behavioral psychologist B.
Skinner, who would have turned today. Besides Sigmund Freud, B. Skinner was the most famous and perhaps the most influential psychologist of the 20th Survey shows physicists can't agree on fundamental questions about quantum mechanics January 23, Phys.
Quantum Physics and the Nature of Reality. Researcher finds hint of dark energy discussion in letters between Einstein and Schrodinger December 11, Phys. Challenging Einstein is usually a losing venture September 23, AP -- Betting against Einstein and his theory of relativity is a way to go broke.
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Canadians' and Americans' Twitter language mirrors national stereotypes, researchers find November 21, A new study examining differences in the language used in nearly million tweets suggests national stereotypes—Canadians tend to be polite and nice while Americans are negative and assertive—are reflected on Twitter, South Africa's hominin record is a fair-weather friend November 21, New research from an international team of scientists led by University of Cape Town isotope geochemist Dr.
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JSTOR is a digital library of academic journals, books, and primary sources. We are now just past what I referred to as "the next decade" (in the original paper) wherein so much was/continues to be determined about how - and how soon - we begin this next age - or if we do - before the planet (otherwise) overhauls itself.
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As a follow-up to Tuesday’s post about the majority-minority public schools in Oslo, the following brief account reports the latest statistics on the cultural enrichment of schools in Austria.
Vienna is the most fully enriched location, and seems to be in roughly the same situation as Oslo. Many thanks to Hermes for the translation from benjaminpohle.com