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Animals have evolved visual systems that are uniquely suited to their survival needs. See how human vision stacks up to the visual systems of other animals.
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  • 3 min
The human brain is the crowning achievement of evolution. But what makes it so special?
  • The Dana Foundation
The primate retina passes information about rapid movement to the brain.
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A research team led by Carnegie Mellon neuroscientist Alison Barth has used the automated technology to identify new, previously unidentified pathways activated when the brain rewires its circuits in response to experience
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