Snow walking

Made with inkscape.

 

Automatic reporting

Automatic reporting for web-app usage (Hubbian.com – the smart abstract discovery tool) – Click image to enlarge – Made with R

 

Dashboard-Behavioral data

Data visualization of individual learning performance and group performance distribution – data visualization made with R – The R Project for Statistical Computing

 

The memory trace, the engram, and the big confusion

I firmly believe that many untold assumptions about how the brain works bias the questions we address in memory research. To me, understanding how the brain forms persistent memories is one of the most fascinating goals of neuroscience research. Two (or one?) key concepts in memory research I’ve recently come across many papers using two more …

 

Leap of faith in memory research

We live in a chaotic world where life-saving information rapidly dissipates together with our chances of surviving in such a harsh environment. Nonetheless, the nervous system features an astonishing degree of behavioral and neural plasticity allowing us [i] to rapidly respond to the changes in the environment and [ii] to transform labile events into persistent more …

 

What’s in your biscuit?

Maria is the second-most-awesome biscuit in the world. It’s simple and tasty. I do believe that my food should taste of … well food (not sugar, salt, bbq sauce or stuff like that). Food is all about experiencing the food and its ingredients. We should be able to appreciate the exquisitely unique taste that results more …

 

Choice plot

If you have an agent (or multiple agents) that can choose between two mutually exclusive states (1 and 2), then its preference for either state can be plotted with achoice plot. I just made up the name… If the agent has equal probability -at any given time- to be in state 1 or 2, you more …

 

Star wreck

Are you a Star Wars fan? or a Star trek fan? Test your Reaction Times as you go through some iconic images of these two pillars of sci-fi! At the end your score tells you how your performance compares to the performance of a Jedi and Dr Spock… This a quick -silly- experiment made with AngularJS. more …

 

Light heart

Clean vectorial lines define irregular biological lines