(English) How do we split our attention?

(English) Imagine you’re a hockey goalie, and two opposing players are breaking in alone on you, passing the puck back and forth. You’re aware of the linesman skating in on your left, but pay him no mind. Your focus is on the puck and the two approaching players. As the action unfolds, how is your brain processing this intense moment of « multi-tasking »?Are you splitting your focus of attention into multiple « spotlights? » Are you using one « spotlight » and switching between objects very quickly? Or are you « zooming out » the spotlight and taking it all in at once?”
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(English) Tireless research reveals secrets of the “sleep hormone”

(English) A team from the Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre (RI-MUHC) and McGill University has made a major breakthrough by unraveling the inner workings of melatonin, also known as the “sleep hormone.” The research, conducted in collaboration with scientists in Italy, reveals the key role played by the melatonin receptor in the brain that promotes deep, restorative sleep.”
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