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Save the Date!  Baltimore BrainFest 9/17/2016

06/27/2016

Save the date for the first Baltimore BrainFest on September 17th, 2016

How A Woman With Severe Amnesia Is Helping Us Discover A New Type Of Memory

06/23/2016

A new study by SLI experts, Barbara Landau and Michael McCloskey, sheds new light on nature of human memory.

Repaving the Road to Reading

04/7/2016

A new Science of Learning Institute partnership will help caregivers support their children's early literacy through research-based museum exhibits and resources.

How Legos and blocks help make your child smarter

03/11/2016

SLI researcher looks at spatial skills learned through play

Expertise and perception: How what we know can affect what we see

03/7/2016

A new study by SLI researchers suggests that objects—everything from cars, birds, and faces to letters of the alphabet—look significantly different to people familiar with them.

Ability to ignore is a key part of paying attention, Johns Hopkins study finds

02/29/2016

People searching for something can find it faster if they know what to look for. But new research funded by SLI suggests knowing what not to look for can be just as helpful.

Johns Hopkins hosts two-day joint symposia

01/15/2016

Distinguished scientists and educators gathered at Johns Hopkins University this week to highlight cutting-edge research on human learning, from pioneering neuroscience to novel pedagogical approaches.