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Suffering from Neurohype? We need some Neuronuance.

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Friday I wrote a piece for DoubleXScience, about the importance of neuronuance. First there was neurohype, then there was neuroskepticism. Now, we need neuronuance. With any luck, if we get enough nuance, we could stop putting “neuro-” in front of things. Head over and check it out.

Scicurious About the Author: Scicurious is a PhD in Physiology, and is currently a postdoc in biomedical research. She loves the brain. And so should you. Follow on Twitter @Scicurious.

The views expressed are those of the author and are not necessarily those of Scientific American.





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