22 December 2014

• Compass? GPS? Bah! Humbug!

“A new study reveals that our brains have a "homing signal" mechanism that continually updates itself as we move through our environment. Thus, not only can it tell which way we are facing - like a compass - but it can also tell which way we should face…to reach our goal.

”Researchers discovered that the entorhinal region of the brain is responsible for our ‘homing signals.’

”The study explains why some people are better navigators than others - they have stronger homing signals….”

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