Cuneus

Cuneus (Latin for "wedge"; plural, cunei) is also the architectural term applied to the wedge-shaped divisions of the Roman theatre separated by the scalae or stairways; see Vitruvius v. 4. This shape also occurred in medieval architecture.For the Foraminifer genus see Cuneus foram.The cuneus is a portion of the human brain in the occipital lobe. The cuneus is bounded anteriorly by the parieto-occipital sulcus, inferiorly by the calcarine sulcus. The cuneus (Brodmann area 17) receives visual information from the contralateral superior retina representing the inferior visual field. It is most known for its involvement in basic visual processing.
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  • The Psychology Behind Email Subject Lines That Get Opened

    … frontal cortex, middle and superior temporal cortex, and cuneus. While this study explored the auditory reaction to hearing one's name, we have found that people also respond positively to seeing their own name appear in marketing material. Think about Coca Cola's "Share a Coke" campaign. By replacing their logos with 250 popular names and terms…

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