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Vilayanur Ramachandran: A Journey to the Center of Your Mind by V.S. Ramachandran

Vilayanur Ramachandran: A Journey to the Center of Your Mind

by V.S. Ramachandran

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23 Min.
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In this TED talk, neurologist Vilayanur Ramachandran provides some neuroscientific explanations for puzzling psychological and physiological phenomena. He covers why after certain brain injuries patients cannot visually recognize their mother, how to amputated patients can overcome the pain of phantom limbs for only $3, and why certain people see colors when they look at numbers and letters.


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Vilayanur Ramachandran tells us what brain damage can reveal about the connection between celebral tissue and the mind, using three startling delusions as examples.


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Reviewer BelovedOne
 July 12, 2009
I enjoyed this man's brain tremendously!!! Entertaining and enlightening!

Want more of Ramachandran on the brain!
Reviewer rpoulin
 July 09, 2009
I loved his way of presenting (humor, information, accent, etc.).
I found it very informative and would like to seek further into what he was discussing. The human brain is very interesting period.
Wish there was more to his discussion.

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