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(neurophysiology) rapid fluctuations of voltage between parts of the cerebral cortex that are detectable with an electroencephalograph

the clear (and often sudden) understanding of a complex situation

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Olly agreed to help Natalie thank Brainwave by participating in the challenge to raise PS30,000 for Natalie's 30th birthday.
The real results from using brainwave entrainment occur because listening to these frequencies regularly rewires the brain to function more optimally.
Brainwave might also be useful in totally autonomous cars to give passenger feedback to the software doing the driving.
Brainwaves reflect the group-level activity of millions of neurons and are involved in information transfer between brain regions.
Researchers from the University of Cambridge in England explained the brainwaves reflect the group-level activity of millions of neurons and are involved in information transfer between brain regions.
Some brainwave association is still discussed as there are many different arguments to what these waves could mean, how it could be caused, how different combinations of brainwave activity should be interpreted.
The most consistent observation in Electro Encephalography, a graph of a person's brainwaves, in individuals with autism is a pattern of slow waves, called theta waves in the central, frontal and prefrontal areas.
Brainwave - which helps children with development problems - polled just over 40 per cent of the vote; while Macmillan Cancer Support secured 41 per cent.
Even though the animals are awake and active, brainwave measures reveal that scattered groups of neurons in the thinking part of their brain, or cortex, are briefly falling asleep, scientists funded by the National Institutes of Health have discovered.
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But the quirky brainwave is starting to attract widespread interest before the big game against Arsenal on Sunday, February 27The goal now is to get the track, sung immediately before and after games at St Andrew's, back in the charts through downloads and reverberating around Wembley during the cup final against Arsenal.
19 -- Brainwave is intended to show young readers how amazing, relevant and all-pervasive science is.
Following on in my brainwave last time he went on holidays - I asked my Mammy who to highlight - this time I have asked my friend Suzanne, who tells me Gerard Butler is particularly hot at the moment.
This year one had the brainwave of putting a blind lad, Mikey, in with the usual misfits.