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Medical Xpress: Neural balls and strikes: Where categories live in the brain

Via Scoop.itPhilosophy and Science of Mind and Brain
Hundreds of times during a baseball game, the home plate umpire must instantaneously categorize a fast-moving pitch as a ball or a strike. In new research from the University of Chicago, scientists have pinpointed an area in the brain where these kinds of visual categories are encoded.

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