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How the GPS is affecting your brains ability to navigate

How the GPS is affecting your brain’s ability to navigate

Craig Evinger April 24, 2016
Using a GPS to free your brain from the mundane task of getting somewhere on campus might enable us to engage in higher cognitive thinking.
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Under the microscope: Studying turtle neurogenesis may aid research on human brains

Mallory Locklear November 21, 2013
Recently, Under the Microscope reported on work being done in the Department of Neurobiology and Behavior on neurogenesis, or the birth of new neurons. Work on this subject is also taking place in the Psychology Department in the lab of Alice Powers. Her studies come with a twist. While many in the neurogenesis field study mice, rats or primates, Dr. Powers studies turtles.
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