"It's like Google Maps for your cerebral cortex.", says Eric Boodman from Huffington Post. A group of UC Berkeley scientists tracked the brains of seven americans as they listened to Moth Radio Hour (a story telling radio show) for a little over 2hrs. The scientists were able to put together a semantic atlas, showing that words are represented in different regions throughout the brain's outer layer.
This is a pretty big step not just towards understanding how we process language, but also our thoughts!
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