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Psychological and brain science

Number networks
Our brains are far more adaptable than we know
Published Sept 19, 2016
In blind people, brain's vision center plays role in solving math problems, study finds
Bat behavior
Kill them with cute
Published Sept 7, 2016 Video
A bat's head and ear movements sync with the animal's sonar to help it hunt, study finds
LEARNING
Numbers game
Published June 15, 2016 Video
Researchers find that a simple numbers game seems to make kids better at math
superb owl
Owls provide clues on how humans focus attention
Published Sept 11, 2014
Barn owl study reveals the rules and mechanisms for how the brain makes such decisions