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Started by Timothy Gangwer Jun 17, 2013.

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Screen time can change visual perception -- and that's not necessarily bad

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September 30, 2020
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Binghamton University
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The coronavirus pandemic has shifted many of our interactions online, with Zoom video calls replacing in-person classes, work meetings, conferences and other events. Will all that screen time damage our vision? Maybe not. It turns out…
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Posted by Timothy Gangwer on October 1, 2020 at 10:40am

Understanding why some children enjoy TV more than others

Understanding why some children enjoy TV more than others

Date:
August 5, 2020
Source:
University of East Anglia
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New research shows that children's own temperament could be driving the amount of TV they watch. The research shows how the brain responses of 10-month-old babies watching a clip from Disney's Fantasia on…
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Posted by Timothy Gangwer on August 6, 2020 at 9:31am

Study helps to settle debate on roles of REM and non-REM sleep in visual learning

Study helps to settle debate on roles of REM and non-REM sleep in visual learning

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Posted by Timothy Gangwer on July 20, 2020 at 1:40pm

Visualize This! Using Storyboards in Your Learning Project

Creative Designer Works on a Storyboard, Looks at His Sketches and Concepts, Choosing the Best Drawings for His Project
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Posted by Timothy Gangwer on July 10, 2020 at 10:38am

Creativity embraces innovation

Creativity embraces innovation

As it is well said: “Creativity is the currency of 21st Century”. The 21st Century demand requires students to live and work in rapidly changing technological society. Creativity is the skill to see new prospects, to produce unique ideas, to flexibly acclimate to changing situations, and to apply one’s imagination to solve intricate problems. Creativity processes and people always join together and come up…
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Posted by Timothy Gangwer on May 29, 2020 at 9:20am

 

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