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What if, when a synapse strengthens, its neighbors weaken?

Wow.
They are learning more about how the brain works.
See link.
https://bigthink.com/mit-news/mit-scientists-discover-fundamental-rule-of-brain-plasticity
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Kravenhead
Fixed.
I guess that makes sense. The brain, to be plastic, without having to grow to do it, would have to make balanced adjustments. More here. Less there.
Once again, we're learning a lot thanks to amazing new imaging technologies.

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