Annie Murphy Paul

What we learn before we're born

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Filmed Jan 2011 at TEDGlobal 2011
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Pop quiz: When does learning begin? Answer: Before we are born. Science writer Annie Murphy Paul talks through new research that shows how much we learn in the womb — from the lilt of our native language to our soon-to-be-favorite foods.

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Annie Murphy Paul investigates how life in the womb shapes who we become.  Full bio.

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