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B is for Border (crossing) 

We live with concepts. We live by them and through them. The Kantian insight that intuitions without concepts are blind means that concepts are like lenses calibrated to focus on certain aspects of experience and when we experience something for which we lack concepts our intuitions are blurry, not sufficiently determined to make meaning. …

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N is for Noctambalism 

I’ve been thinking since our last class about sleep and how it regulates our ability to function normally. Of course, there have been countless studies done to unlock the mysteries of sleep but very little is known about this life-sustaining mammalian need.  I’ve been reading about some bizarre cases of what happens when normal functions …

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H is for Hug (your Teddy) 

Skip to 1:08, then 2:16 for the fun! Besides being cute when kids use it, Total Physical Response (TPR) is a common, effective and accepted method of teaching used in second language acquisition. "Developed by James Asher, a professor emeritus of psychology at San José State University, it is …

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A is for About time 

Manning… “taken form in the concreteness of time and space. This does not mean that time and space precede them events create time and space” (p. 7) Is time real? If not, how and why do we perceive it as "real"? According to Manning... An event is always singular, completely absorbed by its particular iteration. …

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P is for Preacceleration 

From the first time I saw a video of the sport, wingsuit jumping has fascinated, captivated and terrified me. It seems so enticing to me because it allows the person inside ultimate, unrestricted freedom of movement (as long as you aren't trying to put your arms overhead). But, this is precicely why it is so …

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