Your Best Brain

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Your Best Brain

2014

The most complex object in the known universe is the human brain. We all have a basic conception of how our brains function, but do you truly understand the inner workings of your mind? In 24 exciting lectures, probe the...

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John Medina
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In This Series

How Your Brain Works
Episode 1
How Your Brain Works
Your Unique Thinking Abilities
Episode 2
Your Unique Thinking Abilities
Damaged Brain, Damaged Function
Episode 3
Damaged Brain, Damaged Function
Neuroplasticity - Your Flexible Brain
Episode 4
Neuroplasticity - Your Flexible Brain
How Your Brain Uses Memory
Episode 5
How Your Brain Uses Memory
The Advantages of Forgetting
Episode 6
The Advantages of Forgetting
Creativity and Fluid Intelligence
Episode 7
Creativity and Fluid Intelligence
How Your Brain Uses Your Senses
Episode 8
How Your Brain Uses Your Senses
Seeing with Your Brain - Vision
Episode 9
Seeing with Your Brain - Vision
Feeling with Your Brain - Emotion
Episode 10
Feeling with Your Brain - Emotion
How Emotion Drives Attention
Episode 11
How Emotion Drives Attention
Pleasure and Your Brain
Episode 12
Pleasure and Your Brain
What Makes You Happy
Episode 13
What Makes You Happy
How Your Brain Manages Stress
Episode 14
How Your Brain Manages Stress
Your Social Brain
Episode 15
Your Social Brain
How Infant Brains Work
Episode 16
How Infant Brains Work
How Adolescent Brains Work
Episode 17
How Adolescent Brains Work
Sex and Your Brain
Episode 18
Sex and Your Brain
How Your Brain Ages
Episode 19
How Your Brain Ages
How Your Brain Copes with Grief
Episode 20
How Your Brain Copes with Grief
How Self-Control Works
Episode 21
How Self-Control Works
The Power of Exercise
Episode 22
The Power of Exercise
Improving Your Memory
Episode 23
Improving Your Memory
Why Your Brain Needs Sleep
Episode 24
Why Your Brain Needs Sleep