Finally Mapped: The Brain Region That Distinguishes Bits From Bounty (2 of 3) (video) American Association for the Advancement of Science Share Print E-Mail Loading video... Caption In this animation, Utrecht University's Dr. Benjamin Harvey explains the difference between "numerosity" and "symbolic number." He and his colleagues have discovered a topographical map in the brain of the latter, numerosity. This video relates to a paper that appeared in the 6 September, 2013, issue of Science, published by AAAS. The paper, by Ben Harvey at Helmholtz Institute in Utrecht, Netherlands, and colleagues was titled, "Topographic Representation of Numerosity in the Human Parietal Cortex." Credit [Video copyright Science/AAAS] Usage Restrictions Please cite the owner of the video when publishing. This video may be freely used by reporters as part of news coverage, with proper attribution. Non-reporters must contact Science for permission. Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.