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Can how you move change how you think?

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American RadioWorks |
Image: Wikipedia (public domain)

Can how you move change how you think?

Scientists have long thought of the brain as a “control center” for the body – a kind of computer that dictates how we move. But what if how we walk and stand and gesture could actually change how we think?

Recent Posts

  • 05.12.15

    Forest Schools

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  • 05.06.15

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  • 04.29.15

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    Over the past decade many elite colleges have taken great strides to admit low-income students, but there are unanticipated financial and cultural barriers to fitting in on campus that can’t easily be solved by merely giving students a foot in the door. Questions of class differences have spurred a nationwide movement of “first generation” student clubs on college campuses.

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DOMENICI, PETE V, Republican Party
New Mexico

Total number of trips - 5
Total cost of trips - $3,765.59

Average cost per trip - $753.12
Total number of days spent traveling - 7 days
Rank of representative - 521 (Out of 638)


Individual trips


Sponsor(s) - Domestic Petroleum Council
Dates - December 5, 2002 - December 6, 2002 (2 days)
Location(s) - Houston, TX

Purpose - Speaking engagement for DCP annual winter meeting
Notes - Washington, DC - Houston, TX

Travel Cost - $997.25
Lodging Cost - $225.34
Meal Cost - $30.00
Other Cost -
Total Cost - $1,252.59

Additional family members - No


Sponsor(s) - Independent Petroleum Association of America
Dates - January 31, 2003 - February 1, 2003 (2 days)
Location(s) - Houston, TX

Purpose - speech award acceptance
Notes -

Travel Cost - $1,913.00
Lodging Cost - $100.00
Meal Cost - $50.00
Other Cost -
Total Cost - $2,063.00

Additional family members - No


Sponsor(s) - Louisiana Energy Services
Dates - October 18, 2004 - October 18, 2004 (1 days)
Location(s) - Hobbs, NM

Purpose - Visit to the National Enrichment Facility
Notes - ABQ (Albuquerque), NM - Hobbs, NM

Travel Cost - $200.00
Lodging Cost -
Meal Cost - $25.00
Other Cost - $225.00
Total Cost - $450.00

Additional family members - No


Sponsor(s) - Public Service Co of New Mexico, Edison Electric Institute
Dates - January 7, 2004 - January 7, 2004 (1 days)
Location(s) - Scottsdale, AZ

Purpose - Speaking engagement
Notes - Albuquerque, NM - Scottsdale, AZ This information is from a Senate personal financial disclosure report and does not include dollar amounts.

Travel Cost -
Lodging Cost -
Meal Cost -
Other Cost -
Total Cost -

Additional family members - No


Sponsor(s) - Exelon Corp
Dates - January 8, 2004 - January 8, 2004 (1 days)
Location(s) - Washington, DC

Purpose - Speaking engagement
Notes - Scottsdale, AZ - Washington, DC This information is from a Senate personal financial disclosure report and does not include dollar amounts.

Travel Cost -
Lodging Cost -
Meal Cost -
Other Cost -
Total Cost -

Additional family members - No

American RadioWorks |
Image: Wikipedia (public domain)

Can how you move change how you think?

Scientists have long thought of the brain as a “control center” for the body – a kind of computer that dictates how we move. But what if how we walk and stand and gesture could actually change how we think?

Recent Posts

  • 05.12.15

    Forest Schools

    What if one day a week, school was in the woods? On the podcast, Emily Hanford takes us to Vermont to understand why teachers wanted to take their students into the forest, and what the kids -- and the teachers -- are learning from it.
  • 05.06.15

    Exposing Conditions at Native Schools

    There are 183 federally-run Bureau of Indian Education schools in the nation, and about a third of these are in poor condition. Some students at BIE schools deal with poorly-insulated classrooms, holes in the roof, rodents, and other issues on a daily basis.
  • 04.29.15

    Green Teachers

    A generation ago, if you walked into an American classroom, you’d likely find a veteran teacher who'd been on the job for 15 years or more. Today you're more likely to find a brand-new teacher – someone who's been the job for a year or less.
  • 04.22.15

    The First Gen Movement

    Over the past decade many elite colleges have taken great strides to admit low-income students, but there are unanticipated financial and cultural barriers to fitting in on campus that can’t easily be solved by merely giving students a foot in the door. Questions of class differences have spurred a nationwide movement of “first generation” student clubs on college campuses.