What Makes Me?
Episode 2 | Inside a Child's Brain
A typical 2-year-old is building 2 million new connections every second, but after the age of two this growth is halted, and a process of pruning begins. The process of becoming someone is about pruning back the brain’s connections.
Human babies are born utterly helpless, compared to many newborn animals. Why?
An experiment in a shop window demonstrates why teens feel far more stressed than adults.
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 case of Henry Molaison reveals an important discovery for neuroscience.