Study Suggests Our Brains Have a 'Sixth Sense'
But it involves numbers, not ghosts
By Newsy, a Newser Video Partner
Posted Sep 7, 2013 12:15 PM CDT

(Newser) – New research reveals people have a so-called "sixth sense." No, it’s not the ability to see dead people. Think more ... Rain Man. It’s referred to as “numerosity"—or number sense. Scientists have reportedly found a region of the brain that has a sort of “map” for perceiving numbers.