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3 Big Things We Learned About the Brain in 2019
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We’ve learned a lot about how the human brain works, but there are still new discoveries and mysteries each year, and 2019 was no exception. We learned pretty big things, from internal compasses, to mysterious sniffers, to brain-washing (no, not that kind)!

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A Stroke of Bad Luck: The 2019 Paget Lecture by Professor Dame Nancy Rothwell
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Watch Professor Dame Nancy Rothwell, President and Vice-Chancellor of the University of Manchester give the 2019 Paget Lecture. She presents her ground breaking work on stroke and the role of inflammation in brain damage, that has recently translated into clinical trials.

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Why Your Brain Thinks This Water Is Spiralling
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Robbie Gonzalez meets neuroscientist David Eagleman to learn about illusions showing water that appears to stand still or float upward, wheels that appear to move backward, and more.

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How Miracle Berries Alter Your Taste Buds
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We gave Physics Girl, Space Time, Above the Noise, and Two Cents some miracle berry pills and lemons, tabasco sauce, tomatoes, and a bunch of other random foods, to figure out if this miraculous taste-modifying protein has any limits.

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The Biology of Heritable Memories
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Can we inherit memories? This controversial idea, which goes back to antiquity, was rejected since it violates a fundamental dogma known as “The Second Law of Biology”.

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JOURNAL CLUB: Eternal Sunshine of the Sober Mind: Rewriting Memories With Ketamine?
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In our Journal Club series, Neuroscience Editor Ruairi Mackenzie takes a look at an interesting paper in more detail. Expect low-quality facial hair, medium-quality video resolution, and always high-quality neuroscience.

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Carlotta's Face: One Woman's Story of Overcoming Face Blindness With Art
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This short animated film, co-directed by neuroscientist Valentin Riedl, tells the story of Carlotta, who uses art to overcome a rare brain condition that prevents her from recognizing faces.

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Tackling Diseases of Aging
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In this video recorded at ELRIG Drug Discovery 2019 in Liverpool, Dr Fiona Marshall, MSD, outlines some of the challenges for the development of treatments for dementia. She also explains how new biomarkers and imaging techniques can be used to identify and treat patients with ageing-related diseases.

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Applying Neural Networks to Drug Discovery
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Ola Engkvist, Associate Director at AstraZeneca outlines how neural networks are applied to drug discovery and the challenges associated with this approach.

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Richard Feynman: Can Machines Think?
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The inimitable Richard Feynman answers question on the future of AI in 1985 that seem just as relevant today in this video.

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