Mysterious Workings of the Adolescent Brain

TED Talks: Sarah-Jayne Blakemore

Why do teenagers seem so much more impulsive, so much less self-aware than grown-ups? Cognitive neuroscientist Sarah-Jayne Blakemore compares the prefrontal cortex in adolescents to that of adults, to show us how typically "teenage" behavior is caused by the growing and developing brain.


Neuroscience Talks, News, Reports

Thought Reading using fMRI: Marcel Just VIEW VIDEO

How to Build a Better Brain: Marcel Just VIEW VIDEO

TedxLeadership, Language and Brain Patterns and Poccesses: Marcel Just  VIEW VIDEO

Neuroscientists Identify Brain Activity That Predicts How Well You Will Remember Images: John Gabrieli  VIEW VIDEO

Real Time fMRI Neurofeedback: John Gabrieli  VIEW VIDEO

Neuroscience, Phonology, and Reading: Paula Tallal VIEW VIDEO

Auditory Role in Dyslexia: John Gabrieli READ MORE

Our Plastic Brains: John Gabrieli READ MORE

Dissecting Dyslexia: John Gabrieli READ MORE

Successful Reading Intervention in Public School, Grades Three and Five: Full Behavioral Report, Joseph Torgesen, Florida Center for Reading Research at Florida State University, with impact evaluation by Mathematica Policy Research, Corporation for the Advancement of Policy Evaluation READ MORE

Remedial Instruction Rewires Dyslexia Brain. A Cognitive Neurosciences Report: Marcel Just, Center for Cognitive Brain Imaging, Carnegie Mellon, and Vladimir Cherkassky of the CCBI, and John D.E. Gabrieli of the Department of Brain and Cognitive Sciences at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology READ MORE

Ready to Read? Neuroscience Research Sheds Light on Brain Correlates of Reading: Brenda Patoine READ MORE

Review of Research: Neuroscience and Reading: A Review for Reading Education Researchers: George Hruby READ MORE

What Neuroscience Really Tells Us About Reading Instruction: Sally E. Shaywitz and Bennett A. Shaywitz READ MORE