A fascinating look at the three parts of the brain: cells, mental states, and products of the brain.
Methods of changing habits, and the three core components to them all.
A great animated video explaining our evolutionary ability to process numbers, and why it’s a hazard to our wallets.
Hilarious talk on Zombie Neuroscience by Shane O’Mara at TEDxDublin.
In a small study from Helen Mayberg and colleagues at Emory University, depressed participants were randomized to either a medication or CBT, and underwent PET scans before treatment. Then the scans were analyzed to see if they were predictive of treatment response.
NIMH Director Thomas Insel on working toward a new understanding of the brain.
A neuroscience experiment with mice found that specific neurons are activated when they are stroked, and all hairy mammals may be wired to enjoy it.
A list of the best/favourite videos featured at Channel N in 2012.
Lisa Kudrow interviews fellow Vassar alum Abby Baird about her work researching the development of the teenage brain.
Montreal neuroscientist Kenneth Stephen Dyson worked with his sons Taj and Deszmo (12 and 6 years old) to illustrate facts and myths about the brain.