Researchers Study Imagination

On September 20, 2013 by Grad Forum

alex_brain_research_thumbnailDartmouth researchers have discovered new information about how and where imagination occurs in the human brain. Alexander Schlegel, a graduate student in psychological and brain sciences, recently led a study that focused on how the brain manipulates mental images.

The researchers found that imagination occurs through a neural network or “mental workspace” in the brain and published their findings on the website of the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences earlier this week.

For the full article, see The Dartmouth.

Article by Marian Lurio and Jorge Bonilla

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