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The Brainwave That Lets You Recognize What’s New in the World

A gamma wave is a rapid, electrical oscillation in the brain. A scan of the academic literature shows that gamma waves may be involved with learning memory and attention—and, when perturbed, may play a part in schizophrenia, epilepsy Alzheimer’s, autism and ADHD.

August 11, 2014 — Gary Stix

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