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In recognizing faces, the whole is not greater than the sum of its parts

Lucy Hyde EurekAlert How do we recognize a face? To date, most research has answered “holistically”: We look at all the features—eyes, nose, mouth—simultaneously and, perceiving the relationships among them, gain an advantage over taking in each feature individually. Now … Continue reading

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Brain ‘hyperconnectivity’ linked to depression

Sharon Jayson USA Today People with depression have hyperactive brain activity, according to a study published online today that offers new insight into the brain dysfunction that causes depression. Researchers at the University of California-Los Angeles studied the functional connections … Continue reading

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