Consideration! Brain scans can tell if you are paying it

Journal Reference: Kwangsun Yoo, Monica D. Rosenberg, Young Hye Kwon, Qi Lin, Emily W. Avery, Dustin Sheinost, R. Todd Constable, Marvin M. Chun. A brain-based general measure of attention. Nature Human Behaviour, 2022; DOI: 10.1038/s41562-022-01301-1 Using a model of fMRI data collected from 92 individuals performing several types of attention-related tasks, the lab of Yale’s … Read more

Visuals increase consideration; now science explains why

Journal Reference: Shawn R. Gray, Liang Ye, Jing Yong Ye, Martin Paukert. Noradrenergic terminal short-term potentiation enables modality-selective integration of sensory input and vigilance state. Science Advances, 2021; 7 (51) DOI: 10.1126/sciadv.abk1378 In a paper published Dec. 17 in the journal Science Advances, authors from The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio … Read more