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Why do we like our classes? And each other? Our brain waves tell us, new research shows


April 27, 2017

a student wearing a portable electroencephalogram (EEG) headset The synchronization of brainwaves among students during class reflects how much they like the class and each other, a team of neuroscientists has found. Full Story

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