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Prolonged exposure to loud noise alters how the brain processes speech, potentially increasing the difficulty in distinguishing speech sounds, UT Dallas neuroscientists have found. Their results were published this week in Ear and Hearing. read more
New research from Dr. Francesca Filbey at UT Dallas demonstrates that drug paraphernalia triggers the reward areas of the brain differently in dependent and non-dependent marijuana users. read more
A study by Dr. Özalp Özer, the Ashbel Smith Professor of Operations Management in the Naveen Jindal School of Management, makes a case for markdowns over everyday low prices for products that carry a high emotional attachment. read more
The public perception that No Child Left Behind has increased burnout and lowered job satisfaction among teachers is unfounded, according to a recent study co-authored by UT Dallas researcher Dr. James R. Harrington. read more