NOVA scienceNOW: How Does The Brain Work?
Airs Wednesday, June 29, 2011 at 10 p.m. on KPBS TV
Monday, January 31, 2011
The Uses of TMS
In this interview, Neuroscientist Mark George answers questions about transcranial magnetic stimulation (TMS) and how it treats depression.
This episode of NOVA scienceNOW delves into some pretty heady stuff, examining magic and the brain, artificial intelligence, magnetic mind control, and the work of neuroscientist and synesthesia researcher David Eagleman. Can we really believe our own eyes? Will machines one day think like us? Can magnetic wands effectively control brain functions and treat depression? Explore this and more.