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This Is What’s Happening in Your Brain When You’re Daydreaming

Unlocking the mysteries of the brain’s default mode network

WWhat does the human brain do with its free time? A team of neuroscientists at the Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis wanted to find out, so they recruited a few dozen people and asked them to sit in…




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Markham Heid

Markham Heid

I write about health, science, and psychology. My work has appeared in Time magazine, the New York Times, Vice, and elsewhere. I live in Germany.

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