The reflex response of an infant in which the limb and neck muscles contract when the infant is allowed to drop a short distance or is startled by a sudden noise or jolt.Moro's reflex parachute reflex
The Word Stories Behind The 12 Days Of Christmas GiftsThe likelihood of finding a partridge in a pear tree is slim, and not just because partridges aren't big fruit eaters ...
How Can Technology Help Us Understand Books?In 2013, the Sunday Times outed J.K. Rowling as the author of the detective novel The Cuckoo's Calling, published under her nom de plume Robert Galbraith. While devotees of Rowling quickly procured and binge-read her latest work, linguists and language lovers worldwide celebrated the computational analysis of the two scholars who helped reveal the true author of the book in question.
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