Fri, 28 December 2007
#27 Brain Science Podcast: This episode is a brief review of the first year of the Brain Science Podcast. I review some of the major topics that we have explored including memory, consciousnesses, decision-making, body maps, and plasticity. Then we look ahead to next year.
What was your favorite episode? What was the most important or interesting thing that you learned this year from listening to the Brain Science Podcast? Share your thoughts at the Discussion Forum at http://brainscienceforum.com.
For detailed show notes including a list of all the episodes aired in the past year go to http://brainsciencepodcast.com.
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Episode length is approximately 24 minutes. There is a promo on the end for Mur Lafferty's new novel, Playing for Keeps. I want to thank Mur for inspiring me to start podcasting.
Fri, 14 December 2007
Brain Science Podcast #26 is an interview with Norman Doidge, MD, author of The Brain That Changes Itself: Stories of Personal Triumph from the Frontiers of Brain Science.
We discuss the historical background of the recent discovery of neuroplasticity, the work of several pioneering scientists, and why plasticity can actually have a dark side.
For complete show notes and an episode transcript go to http://brainsciencepodcast.com
Share you comments in the discussion forum at http://brainscienceforum.com
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