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How Your Brain Learns Physics
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How Your Brain Learns Physics

A new study shows the brain repurposes everyday neural networks to learn high-level scientific concepts

3 hours ago — Jordana Cepelewicz

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Scientists Map Nearly 200 Areas in the Human Brain

A newly updated map of the human brain may be the most accurate yet, helping solve over 100 years of arguments. This video was reproduced with permission and was first published on July 20, 2016. It is a Nature Video production.

July 21, 2016

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Cats' Cunning Extends beyond the Hunt

60-Second Science - July 7, 2016 - By Jason G. Goldman02:39
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This Algorithm Can Predict Relationship Trouble

60-Second Science - July 5, 2016 - By Erika Beras02:02
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Human Ears Can Hear Better-Than-CD Quality (Just Barely)

60-Second Science - July 1, 2016 - By Christopher Intagliata02:44
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Made Ya Look, Monkey

60-Second Science - June 28, 2016 - By Karen Hopkin02:01
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