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Brain Matters

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As it’s brain awareness week going on. For people, at every education level, has a lot to know about his/her own brain. We are here to share some info, facts and a great discussion,  Having special attention on - India and the awareness in the country. The episode is hosted by Niraj Gupta. Cheers to Nisha Kumari and Pratyush Mishra who discussed Brain awareness. Also, thanks to La Vida, the Biology Club of IISER Berhampur, India for the collab for Brain Awareness Week 2022. Thanks to Science up! Team and Mayank Agarwal for helping in editing the audio. Visit our website for more details. www.scienceup.in You may support Science up! on Patreon: www.patreon.com/scienceup Find below links to factsheets, puzzles, tests for brain and few research articles for reference. Puzzles: https://bit.ly/Scienceup-puzzles Fact sheets (How we see, smell, taste, hear and neurotransmission, stroke etc): https://bit.ly/scienceup-factsheets How does brain work: https://bit.ly/scienceup-brainworking Cognitive test - Wisconsin Card sorting test: https://www.psytoolkit.org/experiment-library/experiment_wcst.html COVID-19 and brain https://www.nature.com/articles/s41586-022-04569-5 https://www.nbcnews.com/health/health-news/long-covid-even-mild-covid-linked-damage-brain-months-infection-rcna18959 La Vida website: https://sites.google.com/iiserbpr.ac.in/lavida Thanks for listening

20m 19s  ·  Mar 16, 2022

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