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Aging and network properties: Stability over time and links with learning during working memory training
(Frontiers Media S.A., 2018-01-04)
Growing evidence suggests that healthy aging affects the configuration of large-scale functional brain networks. This includes reducing network modularity and local efficiency. However, the stability of these effects over ...
Using written work to investigate stages in sixth-grade students’ construction and coordination of units
Abstract Background Students’ ability to construct and coordinate units has been found to have far-reaching implications for their ability to develop sophisticated understandings ...
(Virginia Tech, 2017)
The inaugural issue of illumiNation, the annual magazine for the College of Liberal Arts and Human Sciences. The theme for this issue is "Creativity + Innovation."
Unmet needs in long-term care and their associated factors among the oldest old in China
Background With a rapidly aging population and a decline in the availability of family caregivers, the number of elders in China who have unmet long-term care needs is increasing. Because unmet needs often have negative ...
Differential effect of motivational features on training improvements in school-based cognitive training
Cognitive training often utilizes game-like motivational features to keep participants engaged. It is unclear how these elements, such as feedback, reward, and theming impact player performance during training. Recent ...
Reimagining Human Capacity For Location-Aware Aural Pattern Recognition: A Case For Immersive Exocentric Sonification
(Georgia Institute of Technology, 2018-06)
The following paper presents a cross-disciplinary snapshot of 21st century research in sonification and leverages the review to identify a new immersive exocentric approach to studying human capacity to perceive spatial ...
Battling the Bear: Ukraine's Approach to National Cybersecurity
Ukraine has faced substantial challenges across multiple fronts its successful 2014 Revolution of Dignity. Among the greatest challenges Ukraine has faced is the establishment of a national cybersecurity infrastructure ...
The Cyber Deterrence Problem
(Nato Ccd Coe, 2018-05-30)
What is the role of deterrence in an age where adept hackers can credibly hold strategic assets at risk? Do conventional frameworks of deterrence maintain their applicability and meaning against state actors in cyberspace? ...
More Than "Getting Us Through:" A Case Study in Cultural Capital Enrichment of Underrepresented Minority Undergraduates.
Minority students continue to be underrepresented among those who seek graduate and professional degrees in the sciences. Much previous research has focused on academic preparation. Equally important, however, are the ...
Subverting Reality: The Role of Propaganda in 21st Century Intelligence
The digital era has placed most of humanity’s knowledge within a few clicks of a computer mouse or the touches of a smart phone screen. Yet in an age where knowledge is so readily available it is also seemingly elusive. ...