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At City College of New York, I teach a course on the brain and mind, and do scientific research on motivation-related areas of the brain with collaborators at CCNY, Albert Einstein College of Medicine and at Columbia university. 

When I used to look for blogs to read, I'd look for a site that would make me think -- not just about the brain, memory, and personality, but about daily life.  If it made me laugh once in a while, that would be a big plus. I imagined looking forward to visiting this imagined blog every week or so. I found a few good ones, but at the same time, I was starting to blog myself, and I tried to create the kind of site I would want to visit myself.  

I often post weekly, but sometimes there are longer gaps -- when life intrudes.

Thanks for visiting.

Jon Horvitz

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