Neuroscience

A collection of TED Talks (and more) on the topic of Neuroscience.

Video playlists about Neuroscience

How does my brain work?

15 talk • 3h 28m
How exactly does the brain -- a 3-pound snarl of nervous tissue -- create inspired inventions, the feeling of hunger, the experience of beauty, the sense of self? Researchers at the edge of science explain ...

All kinds of minds

9 talk • 2h 12m
These powerful stories shatter preconceived notions about mental illness, and pose the provocative question: What can the world learn from different kinds of minds?

The autism spectrum

11 talk • 2h 36m
Explore the science of autism -- and listen to the stories of people who live with it.

Our brains: predictably irrational

12 talk • 3h 19m
The 3 pounds of jelly in our skulls allow us to reflect on our own consciousness -- and to make counterintuitive, irrational decisions. These talks explore why.
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Exclusive articles about Neuroscience

How not to choke under pressure

The right kind of preparation can keep us from stumbling during stressful situations, says cognitive scientist Sian Leah Beilock. This post is part of TED’s “How to Be a Better ...
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