Edition 7

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avatar therapy; MyConnectome; charitable giving; new Little Albert theory; registered reports; a review of a one-day conference on scientific research with psychedelic drugs

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Michael Wang, Catherine Deeprose, Jackie Andrade and Ian F. Russell ask what general anaesthesia can tell us about consciousness, learning and memory

The aim of anaesthesia is to provide a temporary state of oblivion, from which a patient will awake without memory for surgery. Unfortunately, we will show here that absence of memory for surgery...

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