What’s the Brain For? Best of TWT

Slide1[This show first aired March 24, 2008.]

What’s the brain for? Why is the brain the way it is? What can we do with it that we haven’t thought about before?

Stephen Gordon and Michael Darling discuss all things brain:
The Adult brain cells stop growing myth

New findings about the brain lead to treatment for eating disturbances

Hack your brain

Virus Infection Battles Brain Cancer

Single brain cell’s power shown

Tiny Brain-Like Computer Created

Meditation Found To Increase Brain Size

Brain Scanner Can Tell What You’re Looking At

Brain-Computer Interfaces for Manipulating Dreams