Brain Science with Ginger Campbell, MD: Neuroscience for Everyone

Ginger Campbell, MD

Education, Higher Education, Science & Medicine, Medicine, Natural Sciences

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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.


Extra: Why Animal Emotions Matter

February 15th, 2013

Episode 18 of 60 episodes

This episode is a followup interview with Dr. Jaak Panksepp, pioneer of Affective Neuroscience. In a recent episode of theBrain Science Podcast we talked with Dr. Panksepp about his latest book "The Archaeology of Mind: Neuroevolutionary Origins of Human Emotions." In this episode ofBooks and Ideas we talk about the implications of his research with a focus on how learning that we share basic emotional circuits with other mammals should influence how we treat the animals in our lives. Click here for complete show notes or visit bookandideas.com. Click here for free episode transcript. Send email feedback to [email protected] The main brain website is http://brainsciencepodcast.com.