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Operant Conditioning in Social Interaction

In this video clip from the TV series The Big Bang Theory, Sheldon attempts to modify Penny's behavior by giving her... see more
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Author: Mindgate Media
Date Added: Jul 06, 2011 Date Modified: Jan 06, 2014
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Stereotypical Portrayals of Scientists in Pop Culture

The nerdy scientist who observes life from the sidelines is an iconic stereotype which may discourage young people from... see more
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Author: Mindgate Media
Date Added: Jul 06, 2011 Date Modified: Mar 23, 2014
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The Dark Side of Positive Thinking

In this lecture, accompanied by amusing illustrations, author and activist Barbara Ehrenreich delivers a powerful critique of... see more
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Author: Mindgate Media
Date Added: Jul 06, 2011 Date Modified: Dec 21, 2012
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The Story of Stuff: The Crisis of Unsustainable Consumerism

The Story of Stuff is an illustrated lecture by author and environmental activist Annie Leonard that examines the... see more
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Author: Elizabeth Garland
Date Added: Jul 06, 2011 Date Modified: Aug 07, 2012
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Use of Dual-Coding to Enhance Memory

In this clip from the film 21, a math student, hoping to become a Blackjack card counter, learns to memorize long sequences... see more
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Author: Mindgate Media
Date Added: Jul 06, 2011 Date Modified: Jul 11, 2012
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The Effects of Attention on Visual Awareness

This video is a great demonstration of how our field of awareness is limited to those things which we choose to pay attention... see more
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Author: Mindgate Media
Date Added: Jul 06, 2011 Date Modified: May 16, 2012
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The Role of Repetition in Memory

Repetition or rehearsal is necessary for information to be stored in short-term memory or retained in long-term memory, as... see more
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Author: Mindgate Media
Date Added: Jul 06, 2011 Date Modified: Nov 05, 2013
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Helping Autistic Youth Transition to Adulthood

An interview with Dr. Temple Grandin, an autism expert. She gives advice to parents trying to prepare their autistic children... see more
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Author: Mindgate Media
Date Added: Jul 06, 2011 Date Modified: Apr 01, 2013
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San Diego Considers Options to Avoid Bankruptcy

San Diego City Council Member Carl DeMaio says that retirement benefits for city workers are at unsustainable levels and are... see more
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Author: Mindgate Media
Date Added: Jul 06, 2011 Date Modified: Jun 05, 2012
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Aging in America The New World of Growing Older

Aging in America, an award winning MSNBC series, reveals that how people age is an individual as they are. Segments from the... see more
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Author: Mindgate Media
Date Added: Jul 06, 2011 Date Modified: Mar 14, 2012
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