Thursday, August 10, 2017

Sharing Neural Mechanisms of Individual Differences in Working Memory Capacity: Observations From Functional Neuroimaging Studies via BrowZine

Neural Mechanisms of Individual Differences in Working Memory Capacity: Observations From Functional Neuroimaging Studies
Minamoto, Takehiro; Tsubomi, Hiroyuki; Osaka, Naoyuki
Current Directions in Psychological Science: Vol. 26 Issue 4 – 2017: 335 - 345

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Wednesday, August 09, 2017

Fronto-parietal structural connectivity in childhood predicts development of functional connectivity and reasoning ability: a large-scale longitudinal investigation | Journal of Neuroscience

More support for PFIT theory of intelligence

Fronto-parietal structural connectivity in childhood predicts development of functional connectivity and reasoning ability: a large-scale longitudinal investigation | Journal of Neuroscience

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Tuesday, August 08, 2017

Book nook: Executive Functions in Health and Disease: New book to help integrate Cognitive Neuroscience and Neuropsychology



Executive Functions in Health and Disease: New book to help integrate Cognitive Neuroscience and Neuropsychology

Neuroscience used to be the monopoly of a few elite universities located in a handful…

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You are how you play: Some video games are better for your brain than others - Scienmag: Latest Science and Health News



You are how you play: Some video games are better for your brain than others - Scienmag: Latest Science and Health News

Regularly playing action video games reduces the grey matter in a person's…

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Sunday, August 06, 2017

Cognitive hearing aid filters noise

Interesting story, thought you might like it.

Cognitive Hearing Aid Filters Out the Noise

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Sharing The Flynn effect for verbal and visuospatial short-term and working memory: A cross-temporal meta-analysis via BrowZine

The Flynn effect for verbal and visuospatial short-term and working memory: A cross-temporal meta-analysis
Wongupparaj, Peera; Wongupparaj, Rangsirat; Kumari, Veena; Morris, Robin G.
Intelligence: Vol. 64 – 2017: 71 - 80

10.1016/j.intell.2017.07.006

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Saturday, August 05, 2017

The Neuroscience Of Drumming: Researchers Discover The Secrets Of Drumming & The Human Brain



The Neuroscience Of Drumming: Researchers Discover The Secrets Of Drumming & The Human Brain

By Josh Jones via The Mind Unleashed(Open Culture) An old musician's joke goes "there are three kinds of…

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Tuesday, July 25, 2017

Time processing in children with mathematical difficulties via BrowZine

Time processing in children with mathematical difficulties
Cester, Ilaria; Mioni, Giovanna; Cornoldi, Cesare
Learning and Individual Differences: Vol. 58 – 2017: 22 - 30

10.1016/j.lindif.2017.07.005

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Monday, July 17, 2017

Check out “The MindHub” on Flipboard

Flip through The MindHub by Kevin McGrew http://flip.it/LsQsAN

As an FYI.  Aside from my blogs and Twitter, the MindHub (Dr. Kevin McGrew) also shares curated content via the MindHub Flipboard magazine.



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Saturday, July 15, 2017

Sharing Introduction to Special Issue: “Current Perspectives on Neuroplasticity” via BrowZine

Introduction to Special Issue: "Current Perspectives on Neuroplasticity"
Rivera, Susan M.; Carlson, Stephanie M.; David Zelazo, Philip
Cognitive Development: Vol. 42 – 2017: 1 - 3

10.1016/j.cogdev.2017.05.003

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Friday, July 14, 2017

Sharing The Neurocognitive Profile of Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder: A Review of Meta-Analyses via BrowZine

The Neurocognitive Profile of Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder: A Review of Meta-Analyses
Pievsky, Michelle A.; McGrath, Robert E.
Archives of Clinical Neuropsychology: Articles in press



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Wednesday, July 12, 2017

Rhythmic firing of brain cells supports communication in brain network for language



Rhythmic firing of brain cells supports communication in brain network for language

A good night's sleep refreshes body and mind, but a poor night's sleep can do just the opposite. A study from…

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Research Domain Criteria (RDoC)



Research Domain Criteria (RDoC)

RDoC is a research framework for new ways of studying mental disorders. It integrates many levels of information (from genomics to self-report) to better understand…

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Saturday, July 08, 2017

Just a thought: How mind-wandering is represented in dynamic brain connectivity.



Just a thought: How mind-wandering is represented in dynamic brain connectivity.

2017 Jul 3. pii: S1053-8119(17)30569-4. doi: 10.1016/j.neuroimage.2017.07.001. [Epub ahead of print] 1Department of…

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Wednesday, July 05, 2017

What the brain's wiring looks like

White matter matters


What the brain's wiring looks like

From BBC News, a Flipboard magazine by BBC News

Fergus Walsh Medical correspondent The world's most detailed scan of the brain's internal wiring has been produced by scientists at Cardiff University. The MRI…

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Brain Training App May Counteract Mild Cognitive Impairment



Brain Training App May Counteract Mild Cognitive Impairment

A new brain training game developed by researchers at the University of Cambridge could help improve the memory of patients in the very…

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Sunday, July 02, 2017

The Human Brain Is a Time Machine



The Human Brain Is a Time Machine

From New York Magazine, a Flipboard magazine by New York Magazine

"Time" is the most common noun in the English language, Dean Buonomano tells us on the first page of his new book, Your Brain Is a Time Machine: The Neuroscience and…

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Saturday, July 01, 2017

The Adaptive Capacity Model (ACM) of exercise and cognitive development

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Meditation is associated with increased brain network integration



Meditation is associated with increased brain network integration

Abstract Introduction This study aims to identify novel quantitative EEG measures associated with mindfulness meditation. As there is…

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Working memory is a central component of human goal-oriented behavior, reasoning, and decision-making.



Working memory is a central component of human goal-oriented behavior, reasoning, and decision-making.

Material below summarizes the article, Longitudinal Changes in Component Processes of Working…

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Thursday, June 29, 2017

Working Memory: How You Keep Things 'In Mind' Over the Short Term



Working Memory: How You Keep Things 'In Mind' Over the Short Term

When you need to remember a phone number, a shopping list or a set of instructions, you rely on what psychologists and neuroscientists…

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Wednesday, June 28, 2017

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The Role of Speed in ADHD-Related Working Memory Deficits
Weigard, Alexander; Huang-Pollock, Cynthia
Clinical Psychological Science: Vol. 5 Issue 2 – 2017: 195 - 211

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Thursday, June 22, 2017

Sex Differences In The Adult Human Brain: Evidence From 5,216 UK Biobank Participants



Sex Differences In The Adult Human Brain: Evidence From 5,216 UK Biobank Participants

Abstract Sex differences in human brain structure and function are of substantial scientific interest because of…

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Data-Driven Extraction of a Nested Model of Human Brain Function.



Data-Driven Extraction of a Nested Model of Human Brain Function.

2017 Jun 20. pii: 0323-17. doi: 10.1523/JNEUROSCI.0323-17.2017. [Epub ahead of print] 1Department of Psychology, University of Miami,…

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Thursday, June 15, 2017

Savonix gets $5.1M to advance digital neurocognitive assessment | MobiHealthNews

http://www.mobihealthnews.com/content/savonix-gets-51m-advance-digital-neurocognitive-assessment


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Saturday, May 13, 2017

Sharing Parental Behaviours Predicting Early Childhood Executive Functions: a Meta-Analysis via BrowZine

Parental Behaviours Predicting Early Childhood Executive Functions: a Meta-Analysis
Valcan, Debora S.; Davis, Helen; Pino-Pasternak, Deborah
Educational Psychology Review: Articles in press



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Tuesday, May 09, 2017

Individual differences in the learning potential of human beings



Individual differences in the learning potential of human beings

Altmetric: 61 Views: 2,081 More detail Review Article | Open Elsbeth Stern npj Science of Learning 2, Article number: 2 (2017) •…

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