November 3, 2012

Get a Personal Trainer... for Your Brain

Dan Hurley, New York Times


AP Photo

IN the back room of a suburban storefront previously occupied by a yoga studio, Nick Vecchiarello, a 16-year-old from Glen Ridge, N.J., sits at a desk across from Kathryn Duch, a recent college graduate who wears a black shirt emblazoned with the words “Brain Trainer.” Spread out on the desk are a dozen playing cards showing symbols of varying colors, shapes and sizes. Nick stares down, searching for three cards whose symbols match.

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TAGGED: IQ Test, Brain Stimulation, Cognitive Science

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