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Latest Posterior parietal cortex Stories

2010-09-28 13:07:01

Each time we perform a simple task, like pushing an elevator button or reaching for a cup of coffee, the brain races to decide whether the left or right hand will do the job.

2010-07-15 16:16:56

Scientists have discovered the part of the brain that tracks the position of our limbs as we move through space.


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