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Is There a Link between Music and Math?

Nadine Gaab, an associate professor of pediatrics at Boston Children’s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, and Jennifer Zuk, a doctoral student at Harvard University, answer: 

May 15, 2017 — Nadine Gaab and Jennifer Zuk
Can I Learn to Think More Rationally?

Can I Learn to Think More Rationally?

Daniel Willingham, a professor of psychology at the University of Virginia and author of Raising Kids Who Read: What Parents and Teachers Can Do, responds

February 17, 2017

How Does Exercise Benefit Cognition?

David R. Jacobs, a professor in the division of epidemiology and community health at the School of Public Health at the University of Minnesota, and Na Zhu, a researcher in the same department, explain

September 1, 2016

Why Does Time Seem to Speed Up with Age?

James M. Broadway, a postdoctoral researcher in the Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences at the University of California, Santa Barbara, and Brittiney Sandoval, a recent graduate of the same institution, answer 

July 15, 2016
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Beyond XX and XY

Biology. Identity. Equality.