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What's Going On in There? Modeling the Inner Workings of the Brain

  • Published6 Aug 2013
  • Reviewed6 Aug 2013
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  • Source New York Times

Educator resources are meant to give access to information and teaching tools about the nervous system and related health issues. Resources target primary and secondary school levels.

The intact brain is normally opaque, which can make it difficult to study. Learn about a new technique that scientists are using to make the brain clear, then build a 3-D model of the brain and its neural networks with this lesson plan from The Learning Network, The New York Times' comprehensive education blog.

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