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It takes nearly three decades to build a fully-developed, adult brain. With all that effort, what’s so special about the end result?
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Your selections: Aging
Our best insights into how the normal brain ages come from long-term studies of the nervous system that began decades ago.
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Crossword puzzles and similar games can help you learn words and improve specific skills, but they won't enhance overall brain function.
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3D Brain

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