Description: Jeremy Nathans on what happens inside your head when you are asked “What is the sum of three plus two?” Nathans gives us a fascinating description of all of the events that must occur when you answer this question, from detecting the sounds and decoding their meaning, to calculating the answer, to directing the muscles that control speech. It is an account sure to leave you in awe of the…
Length: 36:35 min Type: iBioEducation Topic: Neuroscience
Description: Thomas Reese describes a decade of experiments with John Heuser which led to their theory of synaptic vesicle recycling and allowed them to directly visualize synaptic vesicles fusing with the plasma membrane. The result was a triumph of technical wizardry and scientific insight.
Length: 11:50 min Type: iBioMagazine Topic: Discoveries