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3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 3.00 (32 ratings) (rate this audio book) Author: Floyd E. Bloom Narrator: Mr. Barrett Whitener Publisher: Dana Press Format: Abridged Audiobook Delivery: Instant Download Audio Length: Release Date: October 2008 ISBN:
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In Best of the Brain, top neuroscientist Floyd E. Bloom has selected the most fascinating brain-related articles from Scientific American and Scientific American Mind since 1999. Bloom garnishes the impressive line-up with his own introduction.

The articles are grouped in three sections. Mind includes stories on consciousness and creativity, among brain researchers' most diffcult topics. Matter features new perspectives on our senses, psychological disorders, addiction, and more. Tomorrow's Brain provides a peek into the future of brain-machine interactions and groundbreaking treatment approaches. In the understandable, exciting language that has made Scientific American magazine popular among general readers and experts alike, Best of the Brain provides gripping stories from the frontlines of brain research. Download and start listening now!


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  • 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 Emma | 3/23/2013

    " Mixed bag. Some articles are really interesting, some just plain dull. A few had a very definitive tone on issues that are still very much up for debate, and that I didn't love. Most were a little dry or esoteric in the writing style, but the topics tended to be interesting. "

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