Suzana Herculano-Houzel

  • Professor
  • Instituto de Ciências Biomédicas

Suzana Herculano-Houzel investigates the diversity of the nervous system across animals, its evolution and developmental origins.

Articles by Suzana Herculano-Houzel

The human brain is curiously large given the size of our bodies, uses a huge amount of energy for its weight and has a bizarrely dense cerebral cortex. But: why?
  • TED