"Where there is no vision, the people perish: but he that keepeth the law, happy is he."
-- Proverbs 29:18, King James Bible (KJV)

Thursday, July 09, 2015

Brain Convolutions Develop Like Crumpling A Sheet of Paper: It's All About Space

The next time you crumple a sheet of paper to toss into the wastebasket you may think differently about it.

New research reported at the Scientific American indicates that human brains obtain their convolutions by crumpling like a sheet of paper, especially in the last trimester of foetal development.

It's all about space.