NOVA scienceNOW: How Does the Brain Work?

NOVA scienceNOW: How Does the Brain Work?

Director: Michael Bicks, Sarah Holt, Terri Randall, Joshua Seftel

Cast: Michael Bicks, Sarah Holt, Terri Randall, Joshua Seftel

     
 
This release from NOVA scienceNOW offers a collection of four documentaries exploring the fascinating inner workings of the brain, with programs examining how the way the visual interpretation of information is used in magic and sleight of hand, the efforts of scientists to replicate human logic in artificial intelligence, the role of magnetism in "mind control," and

Overview

This release from NOVA scienceNOW offers a collection of four documentaries exploring the fascinating inner workings of the brain, with programs examining how the way the visual interpretation of information is used in magic and sleight of hand, the efforts of scientists to replicate human logic in artificial intelligence, the role of magnetism in "mind control," and the research of neuroscientist David Eagleman.

Product Details

Release Date:
03/15/2011
UPC:
0841887013642
Original Release:
2011
Rating:
NR
Source:
Pbs (Direct)
Region Code:
1
Time:
1:00:00
Sales rank:
16,801

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Scene Index

Disc #1 -- NOVA scienceNOW: How Does the Brain Work?
1. Introduction [3:00]
2. Magic and the Brain [12:06]
3. Can Machine Think Like Us? [13:09]
4. Magnetic Mind Control [10:49]
5. Profile: David Eagleman [11:38]
6. Conclusion [3:23]

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