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Get to know of some of today’s female neuroscientists and learn more about their life’s work.
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The neuroscientist discusses her pioneering research and her commitment to helping women in science succeed.
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In the second installment of The Joys of Science video series, neuroscientists discuss some of the difficulties they face in the field.
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In honor of Women’s History Month and International Women’s Day, revisit some our favorite conversations with the scientists who are making big contributions to the study of the brain.
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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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A neuroscientist reveals the surprising — and far-reaching — effects of marijuana on the developing brain.
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This video from the National Eye Institute features Chris Thomas answering children's questions about how you can become a scientist and the variety of jobs they do.

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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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A researcher explains how her undergraduate experience inspired a career studying spinal cord injury.
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How can a fruit fly teach us about our senses? Watch this video and see how scientists use fruit flies to learn more about our sense of smell.
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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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3D Brain

An interactive brain map that you can rotate in a three-dimensional space.