Secret Life of the Brain 3PK DVD

3 Disc DVD

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A startling new map of the human brain has emerged during the past decade of neuroscience research, contradicting much of what was previously believed. Narrated by Blair Brown and directed by David Grubin, this series tells stories through a mix of personal histories, expert commentary, and cutting-edge animation. Viewers learn startling new truths about the brain as they journey inside about this complicated organ.

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Features:

  • Length: 300 minutes on 3 Discs
  • Closed Captioned: Yes
  • Stereo: Yes
  • Color: Yes
  • Number of Programs: 5
  • Production Year: 2001
  • Country of Origin: United States

Episode Details:

The mystery begins in the womb: four weeks into gestation, 500,000 brain cells are forming every minute. Eventually, there will be billions of cells and trillions of links, with every cell finding its place and every link carefully organized. How does this happen? What changes occur to our brains--and why--as we go through childhood, puberty, adulthood, and our final years?
For more information visit: pbs.org/brain/

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  • Episodes Include:
    The Baby's Brain: Wider Than The Sky
    The Child's Brain: Syllable From Sound
    The Teenage Brain: A World of Their Own
    The Adult Brain: To Think By Feeling
    The Aging Brain: Through Many Lives