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Seeing the Glass as Half Full: Taking a New Look at Cognition and Aging

Three new articles show how several factors — including motivation and crystallized knowledge — can play important roles in supporting and maintaining cognitive function in the decades past middle age. ... More>


The Body Learns


This Is Your Brain on Writing


Learning for Survival? Venom Overrides Other Snake Categories

The importance or intrinsic value of a category seems to have a strong influence on how we learn and form categories at different levels. ... More>


How Music May Make Babies Team Players