Myth: Left-brained people are more logical and right-brained people.
Debunking the Myth: Include at least three facts with supporting details that will debunk, or disprove, your chosen myth.
- The idea that one side of the brain is dominant is a myth, researchers say, This culture would have you believe that logical, and analytical people are left-brain dominant, while the creative types are right-brain dominant. This is a myth and is not real.
- Scientists at the University of Utah have tested on more than 1,000 brains and found no evidence. This makes it a myth.
- They looked at ages 7-29 while they were resting and looked at the activity in 7,000 brain ages and found both sides essentially equal.
- Information from: www.livescience.com