What Makes Me?
Episode 2 | Stressed Teens
An experiment in a shop window demonstrates why teens feel far more self-conscious than adults in the same situation. The activity in the teenager’s medial prefrontal cortex plays an important role in how young adults perceive themselves.
Human babies are born utterly helpless, compared to many newborn animals. Why?
The brains of London taxi drivers were tracked before, during and after their training.
A study of nuns’ brains shows us how to best protect our brains as we age.
The process of becoming someone is about pruning back the brain’s connections.
The case of Henry Molaison reveals an important discovery for neuroscience.