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Midday Naps Are Key to Infant Learning

Samir S. Patel

Atlas Obscura

Sep 5, 2017

"But only during sleep, when the child’s brain is disconnected from the outer world, can it filter and save essential relations,” said study author Manuela Friedrich in a release. “Only during the interaction between awake exploration and ordering processes while sleeping can early cognitive and linguistic capabilities develop properly.”