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At birth, children’s brains are prepared to learn from social agents – other members in a group or society. New research findings also suggest this "social brain" helps a person’s learning over his or her lifetime. But beyond learning social skills, Patricia K. Kuhl’s research convinces her that social interaction can be used to acquire specific types of learning skills, such as for math and science,. Studies of how children acquire language through live social communications are leading researchers to form new theories suggesting social interaction acts as a "gate" that triggers different types of learning.
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Gian Lorenzo Bernini, Ecstasy of Saint Teresa, 1645-52 (Cornaro Chapel, Santa Maria della Vittoria, Rome) More free lessons at: http://www.khanacademy.org/video?v=RKcJvjP9zgY Speakers: Dr. Beth Harris & Dr. Steven Zucker Watch the video on Smarthistory: http://smarthistory.khanacademy.org/bernini-ecstasy-of-st.-theresa.html
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Curtis Marean received his Ph.D. from the University of California at Berkeley in 1990 and is now a member of the Institute of Human Origins and School of Human Evolution and Social Change at Arizona State University. In addition to studying climates and environments of the past, his research focuses on the origins of modern humans, the prehistory of Africa and the study of animal bones from archaeological sites.
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'The Adjustment Bureau' is just the latest film to be based on a short story or novel by Philip K. Dick. Science Comedian Brian Malow is a Dick aficionado
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Marine biologist Erica Staaterman is tuned in to the sounds of the undersea world. She records and analyzes the noise of life underwater, and as a result can tell you what a lobster sounds like, or a mantis shrimp (it rumbles).
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Marine biologist Eric Keen, who found time to produce an award-winning video while researching whales in the fjords of the Great Bear Rainforest in British Columbia, is a graduate student at the Scripps Institution of Oceanography, UC San Diego. He is participating in whale research conducted by the North Coast Cetacean Society, a nonprofit research center in Hartley Bay, B.C. The research seeks to further our basic understanding of fin whales, killer whales and humpback whales as part of an effort to identify the effects of threats such as increased tanker traffic and climate change.

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