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Yes, seasons affect how the brain works

Wednesday, February 10, 2016 - 05:50
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New research suggests although brains are capable of performing tasks with the same degree of accuracy throughout the year, the cost of cognition fluctuates from season to season.

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ANYONE who's experienced falling spirits in autumn or a springtime bounce in the step knows that the changing seasons can affect mood. But can seasons affect the way your brain works overall? New research suggests that the answer is yes - and that time of year is just as