Brain Science

Mapping The Healthy Adolescent Brain

Oct 14, 2015
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When do mental health disorders begin? Researchers in New Mexico, Nebraska and Louisiana are going to be scanning 230 adolescent brains to find when problems start.

Seth Shostak

Sun. 06/28 11a: Your brain is made up of cells. Each one does its own thing. But remarkable behavior emerges when lots of them join up in the grey matter club. You are a conscious being – a single neuron isn’t. Find out why.