The Resource How does the brain work?, Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.), (electronic resource)

How does the brain work?, Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.), (electronic resource)

Label
How does the brain work?
Title
How does the brain work?
Statement of responsibility
Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.)
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Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Host Neil deGrasse Tyson will tackle one of science's major challenges in each video, framed as a simple question that ordinary people wonder and worry about. Neil will guide us as he explores dramatic discoveries and the frontiers of research that connect each central, provocative mystery. Episode includes: 1) Magic and the Brain - Neuroscientists join Penn and Teller to explore why humans are so easily fooled by magic tricks. 2) Can Machines Think Like Us? - A computer named Watson is the latest contestant in machine volume human battles of the "mind." 3) Magnetic Mind Control - Using magnetic wands, researchers can control the brain functions of human subjects. Sound scary? 4) Profile: David Eagleman - A neuroscientist finds inventive ways to study the brain-like sending test subjects into a terror-inducing free-fall
Cataloging source
Midwest
Characteristic
videorecording
Intended audience
NRC
Runtime
60
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
How does the brain work?, Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.), (electronic resource)
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How does the brain work?, Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.), (electronic resource)
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Publication
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Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
MWT11867362
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Extent
1 online resource (1 streaming video file (approximately 60 min.))
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Medium for sound
other
Other physical details
sound, color.
Sound
sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Stock number
11867362
System control number
MWT11867362
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
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other

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