Women's History Month: Rain Bosworth is investigating how deafness affects perception, cognition in babies

With support from the National Science Foundation, Rain Bosworth and her colleagues at the Infant Vision Lab (IVL) have been putting that theory to the test, investigating how deafness affects perception and cognition in babies, and the impact of early exposure to sign language. The team includes Karen Dobkins, director of IVL, So-One Hwang, of UCSD's Center for Research in Language, and student researchers Adam Stone of Gallaudet University and Hector Borges of UCSD.

Provided by the National Science Foundation

Runtime: 3:41

More Science Nation videos

Get Science360's video of the day in your mailbox each weekday.

Sign up now!