Neuroscience Archive

Bas Rokers, NYU Abu Dhabi – Your Brain on Virtual Reality

Virtual reality is here, but does it work for everyone? Bas Rokers, associate professor of psychology

Dan Lloyd, Trinity College – Music As The Language of the Brain

On Trinity College Week: Does your brain speak in music? Dan Lloyd, professor of philosophy, discusses

William Church, Trinity College – Cell Death and Parkinson’s Disease

On Trinity College Week: To help fight Parkinson’s disease, catch it earlier. William Church, associate professor

Michael Grabowski, Manhattan College – Neuroscience and Horror Movies

Horror movies can be quite effective at scaring us. Michael Grabowski, associate professor of communication at

Lisa Gabel, Lafayette College – Diagnosing Dyslexia

Early intervention is key to closing the reading achievement gap. Lisa Gabel, associate professor of psychology

Alex Maier, Vanderbilt University – Mind’s Eye Blink

Does your mind’s eye blink? Alex Maier, assistant professor of psychology at Vanderbilt University, discusses this

Lauren Howard, Franklin & Marshall College – Social Learning of Apes

Do primates learn from being social? Lauren Howard, assistant professor of psychology & scientific and philosophical

Alex Burmester, New York University – Working Memory

If you’re listening to this right now you’re using working memory. Alex Burmester, research associate in

Justin Couchman, Albright College – Uncertainty

You can’t always give students what they want. Justin Couchman, associate professor of psychology at Albright

Hui-Chen Lu, Indiana University – Coffee and Dementia

I hope you’ve had your morning coffee today. Hui-Chen Lu, professor of neuroscience at Indiana University,