Image of pioneer cells
These trailblazers strike out into various parts of the brain, laying down axons as they go.
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In this lesson, students learn key brain structures and the functions they perform. They then design and model an animal's brain.
  • Center for Behavioral Neuroscience
What happens in the brain of a person with Alzheimer's disease? This tour by the Alzheimer's Association explains how the brain works and how Alzheimer's affects it.
  • Alzheimer's Association
Use interactive tools to see your child's brain development from the inside.
  • Hospital for Sick Children
3D reconstructions reveal the detailed anatomy of three types of neurons in a mouse's cerebellum, an area of the brain that helps control movement.
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Moderate amounts of alcohol do not kill brain cells.
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You use all of your brain.
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We are time surfers, riding a wave made of ephemeral moments toward a future of our own imagining.