The Natural Biology of Auditory Learning
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The human brain sets up a cone of auditory attention to listen for the onset and offset of words without realizing it, which can be used to remember specific information or people's names. While paying strong attention to something can help retention, it also burns a lot of energy, including glucose, even for those on a ketogenic diet.

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