TITLE

THE MIND IN OVERDRIVE

AUTHOR(S)
Burdick, Alan
PUB. DATE
April 2006
SOURCE
Discover;Apr2006, Vol. 27 Issue 4, p21
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article examines how the brain bends time. Researchers long believed the brain was ruled by a single clock that kept all its disparate activities in sync. But scientists are learning that there is no central clock. Instead, the brain contains lots of little clocks all running at independent rates yet linked by a network. If scientists gained a better understanding of how neural timing works, people could employ that timing to better use.
ACCESSION #
20052519

 

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