Sparks, S. D. (2017, June 15). Even for Late Learners, Starting to Read Changes the Brain Fast.

Learning to read makes deep changes in the brain quickly, even for those who come to reading late, according to a new study in the journal Science Advances. Falk Huettig of the Max Planck Institute for Psycholinguistics led an international team of researchers, who tracked brain activity and changes in previously illiterate Indian adults in the first six months they learned to read.

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