If you gave up the clarinet in grade school, don’t worry. Those precious years of musical training still did your brain a favor.
Most of us take it for granted, but a new brain map shows how complicated speaking actually is.
One of my favorite children’s books, Before You Were Born, recounts the legend of the angel Lailah, whom rabbinic lore has accompanying babies in utero, sharing the history of their souls. When they’re born, Lailah touches …