Get the latest Science News and Discoveries

Counting Conundrum – Nerve Cells Can Detect Small Numbers of Things Better Than Large Numbers of Things


Get the Android app

Or read this on SciTech Daily

Read more on:

Photo of large numbers

large numbers

Photo of conundrum


Photo of small numbers

small numbers

Related news:

News photo

7 Things You Didn’t Know About This Week’s ‘Super Harvest Moon’

News photo

Why are the brain's nerve cells organized into modules?

News photo

Meet China's new 'Force' gun that can move things from afar