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Posts tagged problem solving

December 4, 2014

 

Aesop illustration of crow dropping rocks in pitcher of water

Clever Crows

Scientists prove crows are just as clever as they are fabled to be.

May 6, 2013

 

colorful jungle gym in front of a school

Bring Back Recess!

Think back for a moment to when you were in elementary school. Now, what was the best part of the school day? Recess, right?

August 31, 2009

 

Woman stretching her arms

Body Movements And Problem Solving

Next time you have a "brain-fart", try jogging in place.

June 5, 2008

 

A group of dolphins swimming below water

Humaniqueness

It might seem like an obvious question, but what really makes humans different from some of our four legged friends? Learn more on this Moment of Science.

January 15, 2007

 

A statue of a thinking man.

The “Aha!” Moment: How To Solve Problems

Ever had an "aha!" moment and wondered how you arrived there? Learn about what happens in the brain when the "aha!" moment occurs.

April 16, 2006

 

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Waking Up and Feeling Sleepy

According to a study, that blurry feeling you have when you first wake up is kind of like being drunk.

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