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Contact: Janet Lathrop
jlathrop@admin.umass.edu
413-545-0444
University of Massachusetts at Amherst

Lisa Scott, University of Massachusetts at Amherst

Caption: Sensors on an infant's head records brain activity while viewing own-race and other-race emotion faces (happy, sad) that either matched or did not match a corresponding emotion sound (laughing, crying).

Credit: UMass Amherst

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