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Neuron Soma

January 13, 2011 by  

 

A neuron has a lot going on. There are negatively charged proteins trapped inside, To fix the imbalance, a lot of things happen in a short amount of time. The result is an electical impulse.  If you like, physiological psych, you’ll love somas.

If You Know Nothing About Psych: Soma

Dendrities

January 13, 2011 by  

 

Dendrites receive signals from other neurons. Here’s a quick look at how they work.

If You Know Nothing About Psych: Dendrites

Top-Down Processing

January 10, 2011 by  

Sensation and Perception are more integrated than previously believed. Instead of sensation coming first (collecting data) and perception coming second (extracting meaning), both occur interactively.

Top-Dwon Processing

If I Only Had An Eye

January 10, 2011 by  

If you were designing an eye, here are some of your options. Overall, humans chose well.

If I Only Had An Eye

Perceiving Light

January 10, 2011 by  

To understand our visual systems, you need to know a bit about light. Here’s a quick introduction on the characteristics of light.

Show Me The Light

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