Posted by: grokscience | January 1, 2014

BRAIN Initiative

MitraIn April, 2013, the Obama administration unveiled an ambitious plan to better understand the human brain and the causes of its dysfunction, called the BRAIN initiative.  How can scientists rise to this momentus challenge?  What can we reasonably expect in the next few years?  On this episode, neuroscientist Partha Mitra, offers background and insight.

Good news for the scarecrow? 😉

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