Just as with spoken language, sign language supports cognitive development in hearing infants.
According to researchers, there may be a relationship between written shapes and the sounds they represent.
Researchers at UCSD have developed a new gesture recognition glove that can wirelessly translate the ASL alphabet into text. The glove can also communicate back by controlling a virtual hand and mimicking gestures.
According to researchers, the emotional experiences of those close to death are both more positive and less negative than most people believe.
New advances in brain computer interface technology allows three people with movement impairments to control a cursor by imagining their hand movements.
Researchers have coupled machine learning with neuroimaging to detect early forms of dementia.
A single, universal facial expression is interpreted across many cultures as the embodiment of negative emotion, researchers report.
According to a new study, an MRI technique can detect signs of cognitive decline in the brain before symptoms appear.