Abstract concepts in the world map to matching shapes in the brain

New paper by Rishi, Berk, and Biraj with collaborator Adrien Peyrache: The internal head direction system comprises literally a ring of sates! The ring is attractive and is invariant across waking and sleep, and fluctuations in state are dominated by extrinsic rather than intrinsic noise.

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