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Lecture

Consciousness

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Psychology
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Psychology 1000
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Dr.Mike

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04Nov08Subject PsychologyReading Reference Chapter 6Topic ConsciousnessConsciousnessArcadian Rhythms Daily cyclesoBlood pressureoBody tempoChemical concentrations25hour clockPeak levels in late afternoon best time for physical thingsSuprachiasmatic nucleustiming mechanism in brain above optic chiasm in hypothalamusDaylight stimulates the SCN which inhibits production of melatonin in pineal glandoSome ganglion cells are photosensitiveoMelanopsin is photosensitive to blue lightDarkness removes the inhibition resulting in melatoninwe feel tiredDisturbancesJet lag and shift work
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