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When do babies begin to learn?
“…Some of the most important learning we ever do happens before we’re born, while we’re still in the womb.” Annie Murphy Paul, author of Origins.
Check out this fascinating TED Talk video about the amazing things the fetus is learning before birth.
Fetuses practice breathing in the third trimester by inhaling and exhaling amniotic fluid!
A FLASH OF LIGHT! A flash of light appeared when you were conceived! In fact, a flash of light appears when every human life is formed. Have you ever heard of that? Come watch this video.
Babies Respond to Music
A fetus in the third trimester will track a face-like pattern of light, while showing less interest in other patterns.
Fetuses often respond to familiar voices with movement. How do they respond to music? Watch this Discovery experiment to find out.