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 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.

This article was originally published with the title "Reviews and Recommendations."

or subscribe to access other articles from the September 2011 publication.
Digital Issue $7.95
Digital Subscription $19.99 Subscribe
Share this Article:


You must sign in or register as a member to submit a comment.

Celebrate our 170th Anniversary with us!

Get 2 years of All Access for just $170

Save $28 now! >


Email this Article