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In a new publication by Dr Weiner and colleagues in Germany and at Stanford, two new brain regions are identified and described.
Full text here.
Discover Magazine highlights how Dr Weiner and colleague Dr Jason Yeatman rediscovered a part of the human brain that has a storied history.
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IAN's Dr. Kevin Weiner and Stanford colleague Dr. Kalanit Grill-Spector published a paper that details how the brain's face processing network evolved across species. Full text can be found here.
IAN's Dr. Kevin Weiner recently wrote a paper about a particular part of Einstein's brain, published in the journal Brain and Cognition. Full text can be found here.
IAN's Dr. Kevin Weiner published a paper this week in Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS), helping to resolve a century-old controversy about a white matter bundle in the brain called the vertical occipital fasciculus (VOF). Dr. Weiner collaborated with Stanford colleagues Drs Brian Wandell, Jason Yeatman, Franco Pestilli, Ariel Rokem, and Aviv Mezer.
The Guardian wrote a great piece covering the paper. Read about it here
In the midst of Ledecky’s dominance, Phelps’ comeback, and the rest of Pan Pacs hubbub, I ask the readers of SwimSwam: Would we all love swimming so much if the bottom of the pool were red?
Blue Mind, a book about the brain on water, tackles this question and more importantly, sheds light on why we don’t mind staring at a black line on the bottom of the pool for hours and hours on end. The answer is quite simple: our brains love it....(read article)