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New Areas of the Brain Become Active After Students Learn Physics

News   May 25, 2018 | Original story from Drexel University

 
New Areas of the Brain Become Active After Students Learn Physics

Scanning using fMRI determined that physics learning activated new parts of the brain. Credit: Florida International University

 
 
 

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