Category: Cognitive Psychology

Do dogs really understand human intentions?

German scientists find fresh evidence of canine intelligence — The Guardian


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Do dogs really understand whether you meant to tease them with a treat or not? Do they understand when you accidentally drop something? Well, German scientists have evidence of one possible answer.

Whaz Up!?! Wednesday 28 July


Howdy y’all! All you sharp- eyes readers out there are probably wondering two things: First, what happened to Monday’s “What Up!!!” post. and second,, why haven’t recent posts had featured images and links to previous posts. And third, why I haven’t been posting more. And fourth, what’s up […]

What factors influence whether a police officer shoots or not?

To Shoot or Not to Shoot: What is a Police Officer to Do?


Reading time: 5 minutes
What factors determine whether a police officer shoots or not? Our brains are complex, but we can narrow it down to several factors: (1) race of the suspect, (2) priming of the officer to shoot, and (3) the possibility that the suspect is armed. With so many guns in society, police have to assume everyone is armed. It all adds up to ensuring that PoC are hurt first and worst by our violence prone policing.

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