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In the first installment of The Joys of Science video series, neuroscientists discuss what they love most about the field.
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  • 4 min
A neuroscientist reveals the surprising — and far-reaching — effects of marijuana on the developing brain.
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A neuroscientist describes how a friend's attempted suicide motivated her to use her knowledge of physics to study the brain.
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The neuroscientist discusses how creative thinking led to some of his most groundbreaking discoveries.
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Science writer Bruce Lieberman asked questions about memory and the brain of two leading researchers in the field: Bradford Dickerson and Mayank Mehta.
  • The Kavli Foundation
  • 50 min
A researcher explains how her undergraduate experience inspired a career studying spinal cord injury.
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The neurology professor contemplates the ethical issues raised by neuroscience research.
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Scientist targeted by animal rights activists asks about the ethics of inaction.
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