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Male and Female Brains Wired Differently, Scans Reveal


Ian Sample | Science Correspondent | The Guardian (UK) | 3 December 2013

Maps of neural circuitry show women's brains are suited to social skills and memory, men's perception and co-ordination / Scientists have drawn on nearly 1,000 brain scans to confirm what many had surely concluded long ago: that stark differences exist in the wiring of male and female brains. Maps of neural circuitry showed that on average women's brains were highly connected across the left and right hemispheres, in contrast to men's brains, where the connections were typically stronger between the front and back regions ... The greatest surprise was how much the findings supported old stereotypes, with men's brains apparently wired more for perception and co-ordinated actions, and women's for social skills and memory, making them better equipped for multitasking.


--- Quote ---Male and female brains showed few differences in connectivity up to the age of 13, but became more differentiated in 14- to 17-year-olds.
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Interesting simply because I believe that girls develop speech faster than boys. Perhaps the cognitive functioning of the sexes is affected not only by the neuron paths but also the structure of the brain. The article could have been more specific about exactly what difference it was referring to, whether or not it was neuron trails or something else.

Women are more emotional and guys are logical.

 Women are like this because they have a role to raise kids and  to mother and be gentle, they can be impulsive and not so calculative.
I think more spiritual because they tend to be emotional and spiritual energy feeds on emotions more.

Guys are methodical and organised.


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