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The Anatomy of a Neuron
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Introduction to the neuron and its anatomy from the Khan Academy

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How do drugs affect the brain?
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Sara Garofalo explains how some drugs can alter the communication between cells in the brain.

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Dementia Awareness: The Journey With ToughKenaMan
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Ken Keene Jr documents his father's journey with frontotemporal dementia.

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Principle Diffusion Direction Imaging Method Explained
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Principal Diffusion Direction uses colors to map out the different directions that water molecules diffuse through the brain's white matter.

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Help Solve the Structure of the Brain
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By playing Mozak you can advance our understanding of the brain. Each player becomes a neuroscientist that maps the structure of individual neurons.

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Blood-Brain Barrier-on-a-Chip
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John Wikswo, Director of the Vanderbilt Institute for Integrative Biosystems Research and Education, reports on the development of a microfluidic device containing human cells which can model the blood-brain barrier.

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The left brain vs. right brain myth
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The human brain is visibly split into a left and right side. This structure has inspired one of the most pervasive ideas about the brain: that the left side controls logic and the right side controls creativity. And yet, this is a myth, unsupported by scientific evidence.

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A Day in the Life of Karel Svoboda Group Leader at Janelia Research Campus
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Get a behind-the-scenes look at a day in the lab of neuroscientist Karel Svoboda

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Should You Pee on Jellyfish Stings?
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Filmed at San Francisco's Aquarium of the Bay, the latest Reactions episode explains the fearsome chemistry of jellyfish stings, and debunks this age-old beach myth.

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What If Mainstream Health Care Operated Like a Medical Marijuana Dispensary?
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In this TED talk, David Casarett asks: What if mainstream health care operated more like a medical marijuana dispensary?

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