Monday, August 24, 2009


An article written by Carl Zimmer for the September issue of Discover magazine:

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The Dark Matter of the Human Brain
Meet the forgotten 90 percent of your brain: glial cells, which outnumber your neurons ten to one. And no one really knows what they do.


Neuropsychology and neuroscience students" One of Carl's books, Soul Made Flesh, is an excellent story about Thomas Willis and his times. Must-read history about neuropsychology, alongside that of the later times of Broca, Wernicke, and Hughlings Jackson.

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