It’s finally here! My new edited volume, with Andy Norton— Constructing Number: Merging Perspectives from Psychology and Mathematics Education. With sections on whole numbers, fractions, and integers.
Our paper on cognitive inputs to explanation is now out in the latest issue of @TrendsCognSci! Free pdf: https://t.co/nQMEAjzjL2 https://t.co/bmr6NCWuRC
NEW Current Directions article on the meaning of IQ and intelligence. If you want a fresh perspective on IQ, based on evidence from psychometrics, cognitive psychology, and neuroscience, check it out! https://t.co/QqbmqPuoX1
Last month, we honored our past executive director and lifelong science advocate, Paula Skedsvold. Read more about her career here and legacy here! https://t.co/Id2aLgcDOC
Can't wait to play around with this! Gorgeous plots 🙂 https://t.co/dOPmJT9TqP
‘It feels like I’m at a firefighters conference and no one’s allowed to speak about water.’ — This historian wasn’t afraid to confront the billionaires at Davos about their greed
The Mandelbulb is a 3-dimensional fractal: since a canonical 3-dimensional Mandelbrot set does not exist, it is possible to construct Mandelbrot sets in 4 dimensions using quaternions & bicomplex numbers https://t.co/N4eistdw5T | https://t.co/Nyl7iSIKu6 | https://t.co/t0jyO0foBT
What probability corresponds to words as "Likely" and "Maybe"? Together with @sannejwwillems and @ionicasmeets I studied interpretations (n=881) of Dutch "probability words". Some words have very different meanings for different people. This is important for risk communication.
Exciting results by Kay et al. on how the rat hippocampus cycles between spatial representations of alternative possibilities (paths of a maze)
Regular cycling between representations of alternatives in the hippocampus https://t.co/5bRS9InVpW #biorxiv_neursci
More (experimental) evidence that teaching ratings are biased against female instructors, as well as an interesting potential solution -- forthcoming article in American Sociological Review by @AndrasTilcsik and Lauren Rivera https://t.co/tzTHEDMeXo