Teal Burrell

  • Science Writer

Teal Burrell is a freelance science writer with a passion for translating the complexities of the brain into understandable reading. She has a PhD in neuroscience from Georgetown University, where she studied the development of brain structures important for complex thinking, learning, and memory. She has written for New Scientist, NOVA Next, and the American Psychological Association, among others.

Articles by Teal Burrell

The contents of your dinner plate can have profound effects on your brain and nervous system.
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A neuroscientist reveals the surprising — and far-reaching — effects of marijuana on the developing brain.
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