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Mar 23 2020 | Stanford News | Posted In: Faculty, In the News
Five Stanford scholars among CASBS 2020-21 Fellows by Center for Advanced Study in the Behavioral Sciences    Tags: Center for Advanced Study in the Behavioral Sciences
Mar 19 2020 | Stanford News | Posted In: Faculty, In the News
The same technologies that people once blamed for tearing society apart might be our best chance of staying together during the COVID-19 outbreak, says Stanford’s Jamil Zaki. BY MELISSA DE WITTE Social distancing – voluntarily limiting physical contact with other people – has been vital to help...
Mar 16 2020 | Stanford News | Posted In: Faculty, In the News
Stanford psychologist Michael Frank and collaborators conducted the largest ever experimental study of baby talk and found that infants respond better to baby talk versus normal adult chatter. BY MELISSA DE WITTE Babies love baby talk all over the world, says Michael Frank, the Stanford...
Mar 9 2020 | Stanford New | Posted In: Faculty, In the News
Our brains can predict the popularity of online videos, without us even knowing it. BY TAYLOR KUBOTA When Stanford University neuroscientist Brian Knutson tracked his smartphone usage, he was shocked to learn that he spent twice as much time on his phone as he had anticipated.
Feb 11 2020 | Stanford Magazine | Posted In: Faculty, In the News
A Stanford scholar helps the world analyze how children acquire language differently—and just how much they have in common. By Deni Ellis Béchard MARCH 2020

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