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The web of the orb-weaving spider catches prey and helps its creator hear.
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Hearing loss may affect socialization, accelerate cognitive decline, and increase dementia risk.
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Filler words like ‘um’ or ‘ah’ provide moments of pause for speech processing.
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Christine Petit and Karen Steel received the 2012 Brain Prize for their work unravelling the genetics of hearing loss.
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Soft sounds and gentle touches can trigger so-called “brain tingles.” Here’s why.
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Scientists are beginning to unravel the science of so-called “brain tingles.”
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Playing a musical instrument is the brain equivalent of a full-body workout.
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Listening to music reduces anxiety, improves attention, and triggers endorphin release.
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And other neuroscience news for the week of October 12, 2020.
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The ear’s hair cells convert vibrations in the air into electrical messages the brain interprets as sound.
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And other neuroscience news for the week of July 13, 2020.
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And other neuroscience news for the week of June 29, 2020.
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