Seeking The Truth

While reading research papers and thinking about my hypothesis, I decided to stop for a while. In a previous post, when doing research I suggested we always ask ourselves “Am I looking at all evidence or only what supports my belief” but is not as simple as it sounds. I want to take a momentContinue reading “Seeking The Truth”

Mental Effort

Why studying Mental Effort is important? We all exert mental effort in our everyday activities from the most basic small decisions to the more complicated hard decisions and tasks we perform. Our nervous system is designed to do both: automatic effortless and cognitive effortful processes and tasks. Studying how our nervous system uses both theContinue reading “Mental Effort”

Introduction to Neuroscience

Neuroscience is the study of the brain in a biological level in order to understand its behavior and cognitive functions or how people think. It is a multidisciplinary science that combines psychology, anatomy, physiology, molecular biology, mathematical modeling etc. Science is a religion of skepticism M. Scott Peck Scientific thinking is not an easy process,Continue reading “Introduction to Neuroscience”