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Brain Science was launched in 2006 by Dr. Ginger Campbell, an experienced emergency physician with a passion for exploring how recent discoveries in neuroscience are revealing how our brains make us who we are. This podcast is for non-scientists, scientists, and everyone in between. We interview scientists and discuss the latest books about the brain. The show is on hiatus until September 2016, but all episodes posted since January 2013 are available for FREE in iTunes. Please visit our website for more episodes and transcripts.
September 27th, 2013
Episode 26 of 62 episodes
This is a followup to BSP 51 in which UK researcher Seth Grant told us about his work exploring the evolution of the synapse, which is a key structure in both invertebrate and vertebrate nervous systems. In this Grant updates us on some of his latest research. His findings are both surprising and enlightening. Go to http://brainsciencepodcast.com for full show notes and free episode transcripts. All episodes of the Brain Science Podcast are available via our mobile app, which is now available for iOS, Android and Windows 8 devices. The Brain Science Podcast is sponsored by Audible.com and by listener donations.