Infants use expectations to shape their brains

20 julio 2015

Infants can use their expectations about the world to rapidly shape their developing brains, researchers have found. A series of experiments with infants ages 5 to 7 months has shown that portions of babies’ brains responsible for visual processing respond not just to the presence of visual stimuli, but also to the mere expectation of visual stimuli.img src=»» height=»1″ width=»1″ alt=»»/