As the online marketing specialist for Noldus, I spend most of my days behind my laptop. I'm either working on the improvement of the website, creating emailings, or editing videos. Things I love to do? Cooking, eating, and snowboarding.
We are in a pandemic where most of us are forced to change our daily behavior. Fortunately, we have our neocortex: it gives us considerable flexibility and creativity in adapting to a changing environment.
In my previous blog post, I shared some of the basics of cognitive neuroscience. In this blog post, we will zoom into a more specific part of cognitive neuroscience: emotions.
What is cognitive neuroscience? As my professor once said, it is the overlapping science of the ‘dry and the wet’ part of the brain.