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StarTalk: Are You Out of Your Mind?
StarTalk

Learn about the role of the hippocampus in memory, the effects of LSD on the brain, the possible medical uses of LSD and other psychotropic drugs, and what a 19th century railroad worker named Phineas Gage can teach us about traumatic brain injuries.

SciShow Psych: Why Is Riding a Bike "Just Like Riding a Bike?"
SciShow Psych

Even if it’s been a while since you last rode a bike, you could probably ride it again without going through the training wheel phase. It’s because our brains do some fascinating works to store those memories.

SciShow Psych: We Totally Missed a Different Kind of Dementia for Decades
SciShow Psych

A key part of treating a disorder, is identifying what it’s not. It turns out what we thought was one form of dementia may be multiple problems.