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Brain maps for reaching

December 5th, 2010 · No Comments

‘Brain Maps’ Created for How Humans ReachScienceDaily (Dec. 5, 2010) — A ballet dancer grasps her partner’s hand to connect for a pas de deux. Later that night, in the dark, she reaches for her calf to massage a sore spot. Her brain is using different “maps” to plan for each of these movements, according to a new study at UC Santa Barbara.

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