Friday, December 26, 2008

Once Again, Texas Leads the Way

Featured Article - Psychologist identifies area of brain key to choosing words: "New research by a Rice University psychologist clearly identifies the parts of the brain involved in the process of choosing appropriate words during speech.

The study, published in the current issue of the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, could help researchers better understand the speech problems that stroke patients experience."


  1. Gerard9:39 AM

    The Old Man went to Rice for a degree. Then he suffered the same poor fate as our host, Dr. Crider, and became a teasipper.

  2. Speaking of UT, The Old Man (T.O.M.) was in San Antonio and met an old grad student freind from UT. T.O.M. had not seen the guy for about 45 years. The guy, Vance, told a couple stories about his father Joe Vance who played for the Yankees in '37 and '38. Vance was the fastest on the team to run the bases and apparently beat Jesse Owens in a foot race.

  3. Pretty fast, all right!