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Human Fetuses Can See and React to Faces From Inside the Womb

A study found that fetuses at 34 weeks show a preference for face-like images projected through the uterine wall, confirming that they have visual experiences.

Published On 06/08/2017
2:00 PM EDT
A 4D ultrasound of a fetus tracking a stimulus. | Kirsty Dunn & Vincent Reid
A 4-D ultrasound of a fetus tracking the stimulus. | Kirsty Dunn & Vincent Reid