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Welcome to your brain : the science of jet lag, love and other curiosities of life

Author: Sandra Aamodt; Sam Wang
Publisher: London : Rider, 2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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- When I drink, am I killing my brain cells? Written by two top neuroscientists, they dispel all the myths (such as we only ever use 10% of our brains!), and show how understanding your brain can  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Popular works
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sandra Aamodt; Sam Wang
ISBN: 9781846040771 1846040779
OCLC Number: 190967878
Notes: Includes index.
Description: xx, 219 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Can you trust your brain? --
Gray matter and silver screen : popular metaphors of how the brain works --
Thinking meat: neurons and synapses --
Fascinating rhytms: biological clocks and jet lag --
Happiness and how we find it --
What's it like in there? personality --
Sex, love, and pair-bonding --
One lump or two: how you make decisions --
Intelligence (and the lack of it) --
Vacation snapshots: memory --
Rationality without reason: autism --
A brief detour to Mars and Venus: cognitive gender differences --
Do you mind? Studying consciousness --
In you dreams: the neuroscience of sleep --
A pilgrimage: spirituality --
Forgetting birthdays: stroke --
A long, strange trip: drugs and alcohol --
How deep is your brain? Therapies that stimulate the brain's core.
Responsibility: Sandra Aamodt and Sam Wang.

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