New TED Video: TED: Nancy Kanwisher: The brain is a Swiss Army knife – Nancy Kanwisher (2014)

Brain imaging pioneer Nancy Kanwisher, who uses fMRI scans to see activity in brain regions (often her own), shares what she and her colleagues have learned: The brain, it turns out, is like a Swiss Army knife, made up of both highly specialized components and general-purpose “machinery.” Another surprise: There’s so much left to learn.
via TEDTalks (video) http://ift.tt/1oYZKdI http://ift.tt/eA8V8J

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