‘Empire’ Star Kaitlin Doubleday Gives Birth to First Child

And baby makes three! Kaitlin Doubleday and her husband, Devin Lucien, welcomed their first child together, according to the Empire star’s older sister. “BABY FRANKLIN HAS ARRIVED!!!” Portia Doubleday captioned a Tuesday, February 20, Instagram pic of the sleeping newborn. “That’s my nephew! Congrats.” Kaitlin, 34, announced that she and…

Learning a second alphabet for a first language

A part of the brain that maps letters to sounds can acquire a second, visually distinct alphabet for the same language, according to a study of English speakers published in eNeuro. The research challenges theoretical constraints on the range of visual forms available to represent written language. For adults, becoming…