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Molly Henry, Department of Psychology

Study suggests why seniors are less able to filter ‘cocktail-party’ noise

Older people have difficulty attuning themselves to conversation in a noisy room because their brains have a tougher time tracking speech rhythms and patterns, suggests a new study led by a Western University researcher.


World’s largest sleep study launches from Western’s Brain and Mind Institute

Renowned Western University neuroscientist Adrian Owen has launched the world’s largest sleep-and-cognition study to help researchers learn the effects on our brains of sleep and sleep deprivation.

Destiny Allen-Green

Undergraduate Geography provides unique research opportunities

Coming to Western as a Geography student, Destiny Allen-Green let her academic curiosity guide her. 

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