News tagged with conscious mind

Researcher reports on animals' reflective minds

( -- A principle area of investigation in the field of metacognition is the question of whether nonhuman animals can - like their human counterparts - monitor or self-regulate their own cognitive states and processes.

dateFeb 23, 2011 in Other
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Now you see it, now you know you see it

There is a tiny period of time between the registration of a visual stimulus by the unconscious mind and our conscious recognition of it ― between the time we see an apple and the time we recognize it as an apple. Our ...

dateNov 30, 2009 in Neuroscience
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