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Neuro Romance

Big Think Interview with Helen Fisher

Neuroanthropologist Helen Fisher talks about love, human behaviour, and the brain systems behind it. In this in-depth interview, she discusses the drive to love, casual sex, cheating and recovery from cheating, what makes us attracted to someone, and the age-old question, "What is love?" Is her research unromantic? Describing the chemicals in roses doesn't make them any...
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Default Mode

A Brief Introduction to the Default Mode Network

Good animation, narration, and music (by Ehma, available for free) in this short but comprehensive description of the brain's default mode network. Made for the 2010 Society for Neuroscience People's Choice Awards Contest, it's an excellent entry and an enriching way to spend two...
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