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brain science

Cognitive science

Broken words

February 1, 2016
Researchers study stroke victims to pinpoint areas of brain that control how we write, spell
Training tip

How to get better, faster

January 28, 2016
To master skills faster, tweak your practice routine, researchers say
Brain gain

Learning how we learn

January 13, 2016
Scientists, educators gather at JHU to discuss cutting-edge research on human learning
Brain science

Don't I know that guy?

August 19, 2015
Neuroscientists pinpoint part of brain that taps into our memory banks
Mind tricks

Brain retrained

August 18, 2015
Researchers learn how visual cortex of blind children adapts to respond to spoken language, sound
What you see

Color in the brain of the beholder

June 2, 2015
Brain generalizes millions of colors to 'best' versions of basic colors, research suggests
Say what?

Language and the brain

May 6, 2015
Researchers explore how the brain separates our abilities to talk, write
Holy agility!

The biology of bat flight

April 30, 2015
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Keen sense of touch allows bats to fly with breathtaking precision
Baby talk

How little ones learn best

April 2, 2015
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Infants seek out more information about objects that surprise them, researchers say

Drug shows promise as early dementia treatment

March 11, 2015
Hyperactivity calmed in brains of patients at high risk for dementia due to Alzheimer's disease