Participants viewed rapid serial visual presentation (RSVP) and brief simultaneous visual presentation (BSVP) streams populated with letters or words and provided a judgment of frequency. Two highly discrepant patterns of performance across participants were observed; one that evidenced repetition blindness for groups of three identical linguistic stimuli and one that demonstrated improved accuracy for those groups. A variable pattern of performance was observed, whereby grouping based on letter case demonstrated the strongest effect in the form of increased accuracy as compared to the non grouped display.
SubscriptionsGo to the Subscriptions Centre to manage your:My ProfileThe Supreme Court of Canada ruled Wednesday that provinces have the right to regulate in vitro fertilization and some other forms of assisted human reproduction.The top court ruled on contentious portions of the federal Assisted Human Reproduction Act, which the Quebec government successfully argued infringes on provincial jurisdiction.The split decision allows provinces to regulate health aspects of fertility clinics.The ruling upholds parts of a 2008 Quebec Court of Appeal decision that said Ottawa had overstepped in asserting control over assisted reproduction.Internet freedom: Should government have the ability to shut down the internet?The Egyptian government shut down access to the internet and the country’s cellphone data network early Friday, according to media reports. Internet and cellphone data service was unavailable throughout the country, making it impossible for news of the protests. Continue reading this postAccess to information: Does Canada need to be more open with data?TTC bus driver: Do you often see your local drivers texting?The Toronto Sun on Thursday published a picture sent by a reader of a TTC bus driver driving while texting on a mobile device.
There is no gap between No. 25 and whatever No. 26 would be. Brooklyn Nets star Allen Crabbe Sports . School was a “no brainer” because giving back to the community is more important than ballin’ out. Broke the story . Pakootas certainly looks like a politician: smooth skin, strong jaw, and good hair. (One political consultant who normally advises against using candidate pictures on billboards had a change of heart upon meeting Pakootas face to face.) But his delivery still needs work. He starts answers strong enough, citing statistics about rising poverty in the district and defending the role of government in creating jobs.