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Increased volume of grey
matter
in both right and left
hippocampi
in taxi drivers' brains.
The differences between my
brain and the control
group's brain
are that I have more grey
matter
in the posterior hippocampi
and less
grey matter in the anterior.
Findings…read more

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The control group had relatively
greater volume of the grey matter
in the anterior hippocampus!…read more

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There's no significant difference
in the overall volume of the hippocampi
between taxi drivers and the control
group...
Why might that be?…read more

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Note: A data was removed in the correlation graphs because the individual
had 42 years of experience, which was so much more than the others that
the researchers decided not to include it.
The longer the taxi drivers have been driving,
the more the grey matter in the posterior
hippocampus!
This shows a positive correlation!…read more

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Similarly, the longer the taxi drivers have been
driving,
the less the grey matter in the anterior
hippocampus..…read more

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