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Hannah Zuckerman

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Hannah is the former Production and Editorial Associate for BrainFacts.org. She graduated from Bryn Mawr College in 2014 with a degree in history. She previously worked at Princeton University Press and the art magazine Sculpture.

Articles by Hannah Zuckerman

For many people, the winter poses an onslaught of a seasonal depression known as seasonal affective disorder, or SAD.
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When light hits our eyes, it does more than help us see.
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You might struggle to learn new steps in your dance class, but your brain is working to ensure you nail the routine.
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If your body were a ship, your brain would be the command center.
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Memories of failed attempts and false starts while learning to ride a bike may remain, but it likely all feels natural now. For that, you can thank the intricate circuits comprising your nervous system.
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Our brain and nervous systems are always at work, helping to balance the body’s many intricate systems.
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There are many little problems to handle well before your day starts, but your brain is there to get you through it all.
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The researchers behind BrainFacts.org are from across the field of neuroscience, dedicating themselves to accessible storytelling and outreach about the brain.
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Advancements in neuroscience have answered some big questions about ourselves — they have also posed even bigger questions about our society.
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Our capacity to learn and remember and to feel a range of emotions all arise from signaling in distinct regions of the brain.
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Neuroscientists combat destructive neurological disorders and mental illnesses including Alzheimer’s disease, drug addiction, and depression through research.
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Want to know how the brain works? Let these eight fundamental concepts guide your way.
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