Recent & Upcoming Talks

2019

The neurophysiological response during processing of sign language (SL) has been studied since the advent of Positron Emission …

Sign languages provide researchers with an opportunity to ask empirical questions about the human language faculty that go beyond …

The neurophysiological response during comprehension and production of sign language has been studied using functional magnetic …

The acquisition of most neuroimaging data and especially magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) data is laborious and cost-intensive. …

The neurophysiological response during comprehension of sign language has been studied using functional magnetic resonance imaging …

The neurophysiological response during comprehension and production of sign language has been studied using functional magnetic …

Eingangs stellen wir uns die Frage „Was ist ‚Sprache‘ denn überhaupt?“, bevor wir uns in aller Kürze mit der Linguistik von …

2018

Isaac Newtons Formulierung des Gravitationsgesetzes “exorcised the machine, leaving the ghost intact”, argumentiert Noam Chomsky. Er …

Im interaktiven Gespräch an unserem Riesengehirnscan begleiten wir gemeinsam ein Wort auf seiner Reise durchs Gehirn.

2017

Synaptic plasticity is widely considered to provide the neurobiological basis of learning and memory. From the perspective of …

2016

The cognitive revolution of the 1950s reinvigorated the idea that the brain is the organ enabling the mind. Hence, the human ability to …