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The Skull Box

The Skull BoxThe Skull Box is a new blog for students working and collaborating in different research lines at my paleoneurology lab. Posts published there will present comments, information, and resources on functional craniology, cranial evolution, neuroanatomy, brain evolution, and morphometrics, bridging human biology, anthropology, paleontology, neuroscience, and medicine. The blog has three main aims. First, it is a source of information for topics associated with human brain and skull evolution. Second, it helps to promote blogging in human evolution and anthropology, fields in which many web resources are still undervalued. Third, it is useful to train students in writing and communicating science. All these three targets are essential for our research fields, and whatever minor advance in any of these directions is a success. Have a look at the blog!

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RSS Cognitive archaeology

  • NEANDERTAL COGNITION OFFERED ONLINE NOW AT THE CENTER FOR COGNITIVE ARCHAEOLOGY @ UCCS
    How did Neandertals experience their world? How did their cognition and culture differ from ours? Were they pragmatic? Callous or cold-hearted? Did they love, were they charitable? Were they tough? Dogmatic? Xenophobic? Join Professors Thomas Wynn and James Hicks for our online course in the Neandertal Cognition. Together, we will explore the mind of some … […]

RSS The Skull Box

  • Anatomical Network Analysis
    Today we launch a new research line in our lab: Anatomical Network Analysis. Networks are employed in almost any field, to investigate patterns and levels of organization within different kinds of systems. In neuroanatomy, networks are frequently used to analyze connections. Anatomical Network Analysis, instead, applies network thinking and methods to macros […]

RSS Anthropology

  • Seven Million Years of Human Evolution
    This fascinating visual presentation from the American Museum of Natural History outlines what we know about human evolution by combining …Continue reading →

RSS Human Evolution

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RSS Neurophilosophy

  • Researchers develop non-invasive deep brain stimulation method
    Researchers at MIT have developed a new method of electrically stimulating deep brain tissues without opening the skullSince 1997, more than 100,000 Parkinson’s Disease patients have been treated with deep brain stimulation (DBS), a surgical technique that involves the implantation of ultra-thin wire electrodes. The implanted device, sometimes referred to as […]

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