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Study: You Can Learn New Things in Your Sleep

bbianca127 (2704773) writes | about 2 years ago

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bbianca127 (2704773) writes "Researchers studied classical conditioning in 55 study participants while sleeping or awake. According to the article, "Classical conditioning teaches a person or animal to associate one stimulus with another." The researchers paired tones with scents; when they played a tone, they would let out a particular scent while the participants were sleeping. They found that the participants would make the association between the tones and scents even while awake."
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