News tagged with brain waves

How does the human brain memorize a sound?

Sound repetition allows us to memorize complex sounds in a very quick, effective and durable way. This form of auditory learning, which was evidenced for the first time by French researchers from CNRS, ENS Paris, and Paris ...

dateJun 03, 2010 in Neuroscience
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Discarded data may be gateway to new brain insights

Scientists regularly discard up to 90 percent of the signals from monitoring of brain waves, one of the oldest techniques for observing changes in brain activity. They discard this data as noise because it produces a seemingly ...

dateMay 12, 2010 in Neuroscience
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Brain Waves Aid Study of Language Impairment

(PhysOrg.com) -- By looking at how the brain responds to different aspects of grammar, specifically nouns and verbs, researchers at the UT Dallas Callier Center for Communication Disorders are hoping to provide a better understanding ...

dateMar 09, 2010 in Neuroscience
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Disconnect Between Brain Regions in ADHD

(PhysOrg.com) -- Two brain areas fail to connect when children with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder attempt a task that measures attention, according to researchers at the UC Davis Center for Mind and Brain and M.I.N.D. ...

dateJan 11, 2010 in Psychology & Psychiatry
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