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Study: Rhythmic interactions between cortical layers underlie working memory

January 15, 2018

Study: Rhythmic interactions between cortical layers underlie working memory

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David Orenstein | Picower Institute for Learning and Memory

Working memory is a sort of “mental sketchpad” that allows you to accomplish everyday tasks such as calling in your hungry family’s takeout order and finding the bathroom you were just told “will be the third door on the right after you walk straight down that hallway and make your first left.” I

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Recalculating time

December 21, 2017

Recalculating time

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Sara Cody | Brain and Cognitive Sciences

Whether it’s tracking brain activity in the operating room, seismic vibrations during an earthquake, or biodiversity in a single ecosystem over a million years, measuring the frequency of an occurrence over a period of time is a fundamental data analysis task that yields critical insight in many

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