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This isn't a science site.  I know there are popular websites about the brain, psychology, memory. But that's not what this site is about.  

At City College, I teach a course on the brain (the physical structure) and mind (the thinking, feeling, remembering, and so on, that goes on in that structure).  But when I get home at the end of the day, I don't have the energy to write on new findings about the brain and memory.  

City College is located in Manhattan, and is part of the City University of New York. From the building that houses the Psychology department where I work, it's a mile and a half shot straight down Amsterdam Avenue to the Hungarian Pastry shop, the best cafe' in NYC or anywhere else I know.  It's not about the coffee -- it's about the outdoor tables that look out over St. John's Cathedral, and the unusual assortment of people that go there to read and talk. When you're there often enough, the unusual people become less unusual, and you become less unusual to them.  But of course you are unusual, and that's a good thing.

This website is for unusual people like you and me ...
... who know that their brain
... and therefore their mind
... is unique and always changing
... as it tries to understand itself,
... in large part by understanding others.
... But do so gently,
... since brains and minds (all of ours)
... aren't as tough as they seem.

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