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NPJ Science of Learning covers TiCS paper

In their August 2016 round up, NPJ Science of Learning summarised our TiCS paper . They highlight our hypothesis that language learning deficits pattern with sequential procedural learning deficits, which likely load on to corticostriatal networks. They particularly focus on the value of this approach in education; it would be nice to see …

Humble Bragg: Billy Bragg’s brain scan

Dr. César Lima and I recently did a project for the Guardian. This involved trying to examine whether there were differences in neural responses to a musician’s favourite song. Musician Billy Bragg was happy to volunteer! We played Billy bits of his favourite song interleaved with clips of a song he knew but didn’t like …

Brains and beatboxers

One of the nice things about working with artists is that they know how to create really cool things. And sometimes they …

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The listening brain

I recently scanned BBC Radio 3 presenter, Andrew McGregor, as he was interested in how his brain responded to music. While my …

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Birkbeck Magazine

When I first started my PhD – I spoke to some lovely folks at Birkbeck’s international office. As a result, Birkbeck did …

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Chicheley Hall

Last week, I got to see how slow science could work. I was a rapporteur at a Royal Society Satellite meeting on …

Here are both the posters I presented at CLS 2013. It was a brilliant conference! And thank you to the judges for giving me the best poster prize for the oromotor study!

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Posters at CLS2013

Here are both the posters I presented at CLS 2013. It was a brilliant conference! And thank you to the judges for …

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Tonomatic

A beta version of our iPad experiment is on the app store.