Episodes – Brain Science Podcast

Sep 26, 2012 by

Dr. Campbell is an experienced emergency physician with a long-standing interest in mind-body medicine, the brain, and consciousness. In this podcast she shares recent discoveries from the world of neuroscience in a way that people of all backgrounds can enjoy. Dr. Campbell believes that understanding how the brain works gives us insight into what makes [...]

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Opening the Door to 'Dream Engineering'

Sep 09, 2012 by

Researchers have figured out how to manipulate the dreams of sleeping rats using audio cues that conjure a specific memory from the previous day. MIT researchers have successfully reached inside the brains of rats and manipulated their dreams using an audio cue conditioned into them during the previous day. It’s a development that lends insight [...]

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Opening the Door to 'Dream Engineering'

Sep 08, 2012 by

Researchers have figured out how to manipulate the dreams of sleeping rats using audio cues that conjure a specific memory from the previous day. MIT researchers have successfully reached inside the brains of rats and manipulated their dreams using an audio cue conditioned into them during the previous day. It’s a development that lends insight [...]

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The Loopy Nature of Consciousness

Mar 21, 2012

At first, Crick believed the mysteries of consciousness would be solved with a striking insight, similar to the way the DNA double helix structure explained heredity’s mechanisms. But after a while he realized that consciousness posed a much tougher problem. Understanding DNA was easier because it appeared in life’s history sooner; the double helix template [...]

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