Brain learns to categorize sounds the same way it does for images

Brain learns to categorize sounds the same way it does for images

Top Story Categorization, or the recognition that individual objects share similarities and can be grouped together, is fundamental to how we make sense of the world. Previous research has revealed how the brain categorizes images. Now, researchers funded by the National Science Foundation (NSF) have discovered that the brain categorizes sounds in much the same […]

Another Subprime Bubble: The Fed Never Learns

Another Subprime Bubble: The Fed Never Learns

What if, back in 2008, when Lehman Brothers, Bear Stearns, Merrill Lynch and many others were toppling like dominoes, someone said to you: “If you think this is bad, wait another decade, and an even bigger financial crisis will loom.” It would have been hard to believe, but it would have been correct. The same […]

Michael Imperioli learns from life after 'The Sopranos'

Michael Imperioli learns from life after 'The Sopranos'

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Every actor dreams of extreme success, but there is also a downside: That you will forever be known as the character you played. FILE PHOTO: Actor Michael Imperioli, who plays Detective Louis Fitch in the new television series Detroit 1-8-7, poses as he attends the show’s premier in Detroit, Michigan September […]