The CBC: Linking Cognitive Science, Biology and Early Childhood Development.


The CBC is a research group at the Institute of Cognitive Science, Faculty of Human Sciences at the University of Osnabrück, Germany, led by Simone Pika. The group is linked to the Center for Early Childhood Development and Education Research (CEDER). It is composed of graduate students and researchers pursuing independent topics related to artificial intelligence, cognition, development, endocrinology, flexibility, and various other fields, but interrelated by the lab's main focus - to gain an understanding of the evolution and development of communication, underlying cognitive skills and behavioral plasticity.