Brain Health and Awareness; How your mind can fool you.

UT Southwestern scientist trainees from the Science Policy, Education and Communication (SPEaC) Club presented several demos about the Brain at Bachman Lake Library on January 12, 2019. There was several exciting exciting demonstrations: how neurons signal, where you could model some of the different types of neurons; what the brain looks like, where you could use clay to model brains from different species; and a real brain for participants to see and hold. We connected with local families and got to share some of the intricacies of our mind. The demos were for all ages and there was lots of enthusiasm from young children all the way to their grandparents.



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