Neuropsychologist proves that some blind people ‘see’ with their ears

Posted on March 16, 2011

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Neuropsychologist proves that some blind people ‘see’ with their ears

Dr. Olivier Collignon of the University of Montreal’s Saint-Justine Hospital Research Centre compared the brain activity of people who can see and people who were born blind, and discovered that the part of the brain that normally works with our eyes to process vision and space perception can actually rewire itself to process sound information instead.

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