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A rare brain disorder can entirely change the way you speak.
  • BrainFacts/SfN
  • 8 min.
Learn what some species of songbird have taught us about vocal and motor learning.
  • BrainFacts/SfN
A rare brain disorder can entirely change the way you speak.
  • BrainFacts/SfN
  • 8 min
Songbirds are one of the few known species who learn to speak (or sing) like we do. That makes them the perfect case study to learn about the origins of language in the brain.
  • BrainFacts/SfN
  • 5 min
When you talk with a friend, there is a separate conversation going on in your brain.
  • BrainFacts/SfN
Why are birds used to study language? Where is language located in the brain? Help your students answer these questions and more with this classroom presentation.
  • BrainFacts/SfN
If the delicate web of language networks in your brain became disrupted by stroke, illness, or trauma, you could find yourself truly at a loss for words.
  • TED
  • 5 min
This infographic will help your students see language.
  • Voxy
When we read, our brains transform the shapes of letters and characters on a page into the sounds of spoken language. But how does the brain do this?
  • The Brain Prize
  • 8 min
A conversation with a friend may feel effortless but your brain is hard at work listening to your friend, deciding how to respond, and selecting the words to use. Learn more in this video which took second place in the 2016 Brain Awareness Video Contest.
  • BrainFacts/SfN
  • 5 min
A man who could only speak a single syllable taught us all about the complicated brain functions behind language.
  • BrainFacts/SfN
The researcher discusses the science of body language and the unspoken word.
  • People Behind the Science
  • 32 min
Thousands of people are captivated by the live video stream of a pair of bald eagles, named Mr. President and The First Lady, nesting on top of a Tulip Poplar tree at the U.S. National Arboretum.

3D Brain

An interactive brain map that you can rotate in a three-dimensional space.