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Can I learn more about how my brain understands and processes touch?
Join neuroscientist Tessa Hirschfeld-Stoler to make calipers, or touch receptor detectors, and design an experiment to conduct in your home to learn how skin works!
Materials for Homemade Calipers:
- four paper clips
- paper and pen to record your data
- subject (to test on)
Recommended for elementary and middle schoolers
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