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Two-timing attention

The attentional blink reveals a fundamental limit in the temporal resolution of attention. By describing the entire sequence of electrophysiological events underlying the blink, a new study provides the first glimpse into the neural cause of this bottleneck.

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Figure 1: Neuroanatomical substrates of the attentional blink.


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Marois, R. Two-timing attention. Nat Neurosci 8, 1285–1286 (2005).

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