Posts Tagged: cognitive neuroscience
January 5, 2023
Western-led study tested a large sample of AI technologies available today and found not only did they reproduce human biases in the recognition of facial age, but they exaggerated those biases.
February 7, 2022
Teacher competence, parental support influence students’ stress level.
November 26, 2021
Smiling makes you look older, according to research by neuroscientists at Western and Ben-Gurion University in Israel. But if you’re already over 60, smiling doesn’t appear to change the way your age is perceived.
October 20, 2021
Children have been spending almost triple the recommended amount of screen time during the COVID-19 pandemic, according to a new Western-led study.
October 9, 2018
Preliminary results from the world’s largest sleep study have shown that people who sleep on average between 7 to 8…
August 21, 2018
Neuroscientists from Western University have discovered a difference in the way younger and older adults respond to sounds. In the…
August 26, 2016
An international study led by researchers at Western University’s Advanced Facility for Avian Research (AFAR) has shown that birds living…
March 17, 2016
An internationally renowned wife-and-husband team of cognitive neuroscientists have joined Western University after collaborating on game-changing research for the past…
March 10, 2016
If you watch science fiction movies from 1970s, you would think by the year 2016 there would be a robot…
July 8, 2014
Ingrid Johnsrude, one of Canada’s most innovative neuroscientists is coming to Western University to further her research into understanding human behaviour through speech, language and hearing. She has been named a Western Research Chair, the first of its kind announced since the chairs were established last year in support of Western’s Clusters of Research Excellence program.