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The benefits of a bilingual brain – Mia Nacamulli

The benefits of a bilingual brain – Mia Nacamulli

¿Hablas español? Parlez-vous français? 你会说中文吗? If you answered, “sí,” “oui,” or “会” and you’re watching this in English, chances are you belong to the world’s bilingual and multilingual majority. And besides having an easier time traveling or watching movies without Read more…


The magical science of storytelling | David JP Phillips | TEDxStockholm

The magical science of storytelling | David JP Phillips | TEDxStockholm

Translator: Florencia Bracamonte Reviewer: Tanya Cushman In 2009, a man, a journalist by the name Rob Walker, wanted to find out this: Is storytelling really the most powerful tool of all? And in order to do this, he went on Read more…


What is the relationship between gesture, language and learning in infants?

What is the relationship between gesture, language and learning in infants?

Makeba Wilbourn: It’s not just simply that babies are pointing, and their caregivers are giving just labels, which has been the predominant way of thinking for a long time. Babies are actually pointing and having expectations about what they’re going Read more…


What Happens To Your Brain When You Learn a New Language | Understanding with Unbabel

What Happens To Your Brain When You Learn a New Language | Understanding with Unbabel

No pain, no gain. For the gym goers out there, these four words hold the weight of an eternal truth. Yet when it comes to learning a new language, it can be hard for us to get past the time Read more…


The Future of Brain-To-Brain Communication

The Future of Brain-To-Brain Communication

The Cognitive Tradeoff Hypothesis

The Cognitive Tradeoff Hypothesis

[clangs] This is Inuyama, Japan, a historic city home to Japan’s oldest original wooden castle. It is also home to Kyoto University’s Primate Research Institute.Here, a group of chimpanzees have been trainedto play a game that exposes something shockingabout their Read more…


The most important language you will EVER learn | Poet Ali | TEDxOrangeCoast

The most important language you will EVER learn | Poet Ali | TEDxOrangeCoast

Translator: Alina Siluyanova Reviewer: Denise RQ How many languages do you speak? It’s not a rhetorical question. I’d like everyone to take a moment and get a number in your head. How many languages do you speak? Some of you Read more…


This is your brain on communication | Uri Hasson

Imagine that you invented a device that can record my memories, my dreams, my ideas, and transmit them to your brain. That would be a game-changing technology, right? But in fact, we already possess this device, and it’s called human Read more…


Miguel Nicolelis: Brain-to-brain communication has arrived. How we did it

Miguel Nicolelis: Brain-to-brain communication has arrived. How we did it

On June 12, 2014, precisely at 3:33 in a balmy winter afternoon in São Paulo, Brazil, a typical South American winter afternoon, this kid, this young man that you see celebrating here like he had scored a goal, Juliano Pinto, Read more…


The Neuroscience of Language

The Neuroscience of Language

Language is a pretty key part of what it means to be human. We’re really social, so we use language to communicate and connect with our fellow human beings. But language is complex. And that complex communication requires some pretty Read more…