A new brain warp technique that helps to reconstruct fossil brains

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Fish have relatively small brains, especially in comparison to birds and mammals. But the picture of how brains evolved, as restored from the spaces inside fossil skulls, might not be as simple as once thought.
Original languageEnglish
PublisherThe Conversation
Number of pages5
Publication statusPublished - 21 Jul 2016

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  • brain-warp technique
  • fish brains
  • fossil brains
  • coelacanth
  • lungfish


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