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Episode 2 | Born Unfinished

Human babies are born utterly helpless, compared to many newborn animals. Why?

Episode 2 | Stressed Teens

An experiment in a shop window demonstrates why teens feel far more stressed than adults.

Episode 2 | Your Job Can Reshape Your Brain

The brains of London taxi drivers were tracked before, during and after their training.

Episode 2 | Nuns and the Aging Brain

A study of nuns’ brains shows us how to best protect our brains as we age.

Episode 2 | Stuck in the Present

The case of Henry Molaison reveals an important discovery for neuroscience.

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