Crawling and walking infants see the world differently.

@article{Kretch2014CrawlingAW,
  title={Crawling and walking infants see the world differently.},
  author={Kari S. Kretch and John M. Franchak and Karen E. Adolph},
  journal={Child development},
  year={2014},
  volume={85 4},
  pages={1503-18}
}
How does visual experience change over development? To investigate changes in visual input over the developmental transition from crawling to walking, thirty 13-month-olds crawled or walked down a straight path wearing a head-mounted eye tracker that recorded gaze direction and head-centered field of view. Thirteen additional infants wore a motion tracker that recorded head orientation. Compared to walkers, crawlers' field of view contained less walls and more floor. Walkers directed gaze… CONTINUE READING
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