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Posts tagged cognitive tasks

November 5, 2014

 

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Mood and Cognition

Feeling moody? Your headspace affects cognitive abilities–sometimes negatively, sometimes positively.

September 27, 2003

 

Adding Up Missed Sleep

Not getting enough sleep can affect you in more ways than you might expect. Adding Up Missed Sleep on today's Moment of Science.

September 27, 2003

 

Mood and Cognition

Cognitive neuroscientists at Washington University in St. Louis have investigated the relationship between mood and cognitive performance by showing subjects ten-minute clips from both classic horror films and prime-time television comedies.

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