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See Inside September / October 2011

MIND Reviews: Roundup: Quirks and Quibbles

Have you ever been curious to see the world through a newborn’s eyes? Now you can come close. The PBS series The Secret Life of the Brain (with clips available online at www.pbs.org) takes viewers on a ride through the developing human brain, from birth to death. For instance, viewers will learn that only four weeks into gestation neurons are already forming at a rapid rate of 250,000 per minute and that our brains continue to produce new neurons even into our seventies.

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