- Published25 Sep 2020
- Author Calli McMurray
- Source BrainFacts/SfN
Through electrodes on the scalp, scientists can measure the brain’s electrical activity.
Brain Bytes showcase essential facts about neuroscience.
Design by Adrienne Tong.
Image "EEG electrode placement to patient during EEG record, Electroencephalogram (EEG)" by Chaikom/Shutterstock
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