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    • H.M.'s personal crossword puzzles: understanding memory and language. 

      Rubin, David C; Skotko, BG; Tupler, LA (Memory, 2008-02)
      The amnesic patient H.M. has been solving crossword puzzles nearly all his life. Here, we analysed the linguistic content of 277 of H.M.'s crossword-puzzle solutions. H.M. did not have any unusual difficulties with ...
    • Learning from falling. 

      Adolph, Karen E; Joh, Amy S (Child Dev, 2006-01)
      Walkers fall frequently, especially during infancy. Children (15-, 21-, 27-, 33-, and 39-month-olds) and adults were tested in a novel foam pit paradigm to examine age-related changes in the relationship between falling ...
    • Puzzling thoughts for H. M.: can new semantic information be anchored to old semantic memories? 

      Corkin, S; Einstein, G; Kensinger, EA; Krendl, A; Locascio, JJ; Rubin, David C; Skotko, BG; ... (8 authors) (Neuropsychology, 2004-10)
      Researchers currently debate whether new semantic knowledge can be learned and retrieved despite extensive damage to medial temporal lobe (MTL) structures. The authors explored whether H. M., a patient with amnesia, could ...
    • Resolving response, decision, and strategic control: evidence for a functional topography in dorsomedial prefrontal cortex. 

      Huettel, Scott; Rosati, Alexandra G; Taren, AA; Venkatraman, V (J Neurosci, 2009-10-21)
      The dorsomedial prefrontal cortex (DMPFC) plays a central role in aspects of cognitive control and decision making. Here, we provide evidence for an anterior-to-posterior topography within the DMPFC using tasks that evoke ...
    • Strategic allocation of attention reduces temporally predictable stimulus conflict. 

      Appelbaum, Lawrence Gregory; Boehler, CN; Davis, L; Woldorff, Marty G; Won, R (J Cogn Neurosci, 2012-09)
      Humans are able to continuously monitor environmental situations and adjust their behavioral strategies to optimize performance. Here we investigate the behavioral and brain adjustments that occur when conflicting stimulus ...
    • Three-year-olds hide their communicative intentions in appropriate contexts. 

      Grosse, G; Scott-Phillips, TC; Tomasello, Michael (Dev Psychol, 2013-11)
      Human cooperative communication involves both an informative intention that the recipient understands the content of the signal and also a (Gricean) communicative intention that the recipient recognizes that the speaker ...