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Brains of Congenitally Deaf Reveal Plasticity of Auditory Cortex

A new neuroimaging study shows that, in people who are born deaf, the auditory cortex processes information about the visual properties of stimuli. ... More>


Background Music Influences Buying Behavior

The style of music playing the background can nudge consumers towards choosing pricier products. ... More>


New Research From Psychological Science

A sample of new research exploring cultural differences in judging competence from faces, acoustic rhythm and perceptual oscillation, and the role of memory consolidation in prejudice formation. ... More>


Third International Conference on Cognitive Hearing Science for Communication

The Third International Conference on Cognitive Hearing Science for Communication will be held June 14–17, 2015, in Linkoping, Sweden. For more information visit www.chscom2015.se.... More>


Music in the Car Can Cause Teen Drivers to Tune Out

Most drivers listen to music or the radio in the car, but for inexperienced drivers listening to music may become a dangerous distraction. ... More>