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Read Montague:
What we're learning from 5,000 brains

TEDGlobal 2012 · 13:23 · Filmed Jun 2012
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Read Montague: What we're learning from 5,000 brains
13:23 · Filmed June 2012 at TEDGlobal 2012 · Subtitles available in 23 languages

Mice, bugs and hamsters are no longer the only way to study the brain. Functional MRI (fMRI) allows scientists to map brain activity in living, breathing, decision-making human beings. Read Montague gives an overview of how this technology is helping us understand the complicated ways in which we interact with each other.

Behavioral Neuroscientist
What does "normal behavior" look like? To find out, Read Montague is imaging thousands of brains at work. Full bio
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