Mon, 30 July 2012
Episode 87 is an interview with Dr. Patricia Greenwood, co-author of "Nurturing the Older Brain and Mind." Our focus is on dispelling some of the most stuborn myths about brain aging as well as reviewing the current research about brain plasticity. There are lots of claims being made, especially for various computer training products, but we talk about what the research really shows.
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Sun, 15 July 2012
Episode 47 of Books and Ideas is being released simultaneously in the Brain Science Podcast feed. It is an interview with Terrence Deacon, PhD., author of "Incomplete Nature: How Mind Emerged from Matter." We talk about the ongoing quest to explain the emergence of life, mind, and purpose using the known laws of physics (with out the need for any supernatural extras).
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