Cerebrum Podcast #30: Brain Training for Kids: Adding a Human Touch
Kathryn Hirsh-Pasek, the $7.5 billion market for apps and games and the latest research on its effectiveness.
How to Teach Brain Science to Kids
Eric Chudler works with other neuroscientists and classroom teachers to develop educational materials to help K-12 students learn about the brain.
How to Organize a Successful Brain Fair
Neuroscientist Michael Burman offers advice on how to organize a successful brain fair for the public.
How to Expand Your Reach
Neuroscientist Heather McKellar offers tips on how to grow your program's audiences and build relationships in your area.
Cerebrum Podcast #29: Why Do We Love Music?
Robert J. Zatorre talks about his pioneering research and studies that show that music has the power to change an individual’s brain.
Cerebrum Podcast #28: Building the Thermometer for Mental Health
Thomas R. Insel, M.D., on his transition from directing the National Institute of Mental Health to co-founding startups, and his efforts to transform the future of mental health care.
Meet Our Neuroethics Columnist
Philip M. Boffey, former New York Times Editorial Page deputy editor and Pulitzer Prize winner, who discusses clear science writing and his plans for the column.
Pat Metheny’s Brain on Music
Jazz legend Pat Metheny discusses music and the brain, his creative process, and what was not covered during his Dialogues Lecture at the Society for Neuroscience conference
Cerebrum Podcast #27: Naltrexone: A History and Future Directions
Mark Gold talks about his career studying addiction and the brain, and an opioid crisis that kills more Americans each day than gun violence or car accidents.
Autism: A Neuroscience & Society event held at AAAS in Washington, DC, on October 4, 2018. Speakers: Geraldine Dawson, Daniel Geschwind, Janinie LaSalle; moderator Barry Gordon.
Cerebrum Podcast #26: A Novel Therapy for Huntington’s Disease
Albert La Spada discusses a new strategy for treating Huntington’s and other degenerative diseases.
Cerebrum Podcast #25: The Brain’s Waste-Removal System
Helene Benveniste talks about her role in the discovery in the glymphatic system and its potential to help treat Alzheimer’s and any number of other degenerative diseases.