Out of the Brains of Babes: What Infants Really Know (Wall Street Journal)

New research shows infants as young as six months old have demonstrated the ability to reason based on probability. Additionally, new brain-imaging technology in laboratories is allowing scientists to gain more insight into the brain function of infants with non-invasive and silent machines. AsĀ The Wall Street Journal reports, learning more about how infants process information and interact with their world can be useful for developing best parenting practices and early education programs.


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