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In Milliseconds, Brain Zips From Thought To Speech : NPR

Posted on: October 29, 2009

 

 

 

An unusual experiment is offering some tantalizing clues about what goes on in the brain before we speak.

 

The study found that it takes about half a second to transform something we think into something we say. And three very different kinds of processing needed for speech are all happening in a small part of the brain called Broca’s area, which lies beneath the left temple.

via In Milliseconds, Brain Zips From Thought To Speech : NPR.

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