Daily TED Talk – Helen Fisher on the Brain and Love

Daily TED Talk – Helen Fisher on the Brain and Love

All week I've been posting a favorite brain-related TED video each day. This is the last TED talk I'll post...
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Daily TED Talk – Christopher DeCharms Looks Inside the Brain

This week I'm posting a favorite brain-related TED video each day. In this talk from TED 2008, Christopher DeCharms discusses...
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Daily TED Talk – Christopher DeCharms Looks Inside the Brain
Daily TED Talk – Jill Bolte Taylor’s Stroke of Insight

Daily TED Talk – Jill Bolte Taylor’s Stroke of Insight

This week I'm posting a favorite brain-related TED video each day. In this talk from TED 2008, brain researcher Jill...
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Daily TED Talk – Vilayanur Ramachandran on Your Mind

This week I'm posting a favorite brain-related TED video each day. In this talk from TED 2007, Dr. Vilayanur Ramachandran...
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Daily TED Talk – Vilayanur Ramachandran on Your Mind
Daily TED Talk – Gregory Petsko on the Coming Neurological Epidemic

Daily TED Talk – Gregory Petsko on the Coming Neurological Epidemic

This week I'm posting a favorite brain-related TED video each day. In this eye-opening 4 minute talk from TED 2008,...
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Daily TED Talk – Michael Merzenich on Re-wiring the Brain

This week something really neat is happening in Long Beach, California. It's the annual TED Conference- a meeting of some...
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Daily TED Talk – Michael Merzenich on Re-wiring the Brain
Want to Live Longer? Keep Driving!

Want to Live Longer? Keep Driving!

Recently Dr. Jerri Edwards of the University of South Florida published a paper showing that older adults who cease driving...
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More Good News: Brain Training Cuts Crash Risk in Half

The evidence in favor of brain training just keeps rolling in: even a small amount of brain training in brain...
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More Good News: Brain Training Cuts Crash Risk in Half
Traffic…Why It’s Hard to Drive

Traffic…Why It’s Hard to Drive

I've been reading a fascinating book called Traffic by Tom Vanderbilt.  He writes about many of the challenges that driving...
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The Tipping Point?

If you ever get a chance to talk to Dr. Mike Merzenich, be assured he’ll fill you with a missionary’s...
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The Tipping Point?
Tinnitus, Music, and Brain Plasticity

Tinnitus, Music, and Brain Plasticity

Great news for tinnitus sufferers: today the New York Times reports that researchers in Germany have developed and tested a...
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Doing Well While Doing Good

Our mission is to bring brain science to the people ... partnered with the Massachusetts library system and AAA Southern...
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Doing Well While Doing Good
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