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May 20, 2008

 

Talking Man

Why Accents Are Hard to Unlearn

Why is it so hard to disguise or unlearn an accent? You might coach a New Yorker to simply pronounce his R's--"New York," not "New Yawk"

December 10, 2007

 

A professor standing in front of a chalkboard

Hypnic Jerks

Have you ever been lying in bed, about to fall fast asleep when your leg jerks suddenly, snapping you awake?

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