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Mind-Reading: Animal Minds and Magic

speaker: 
Laurie Santos, Associate Professor of Psychology and Director of the Comparative Cognition Laboratory at Yale
Date: 
Friday, February 20, 2015
Event location: 
Medical Historical Library

Professor Santos will discuss her recent work using "magic" looking tasks to study how animals think about the world. She'll reveal some surprising similarities in the ways that animals think.