Study Debunks Left-Brain, Right-Brain Theory

A map of left and right brain networks used in the PlOS ONE study.  Green lines show common relationships across subjects.

A new study has found no evidence to support that some people display "right-brained" or "left-brained" personality traits. Jeff Anderson, neuro-radiologist at the University of Utah and lead author of the study that just came out in PLOS ONE, explains the findings and what it changes about our understanding of how we think.