Archive for January, 2011

Brain anatomy, according to Pinky and (of course!) The Brain

Monday, January 24th, 2011

As far as I can tell, he only made one mistake: the location of the “central fissure”. Not bad for a rodent. But, of course, he’s not just any rodent: he’s a rodent bent on world domination!

Speaking of TMS…

Thursday, January 20th, 2011

Here’s a video put together by a couple of autism-spectrum guys that gives some good background information about transcranial magnetic stimulation (TMS) and introduces the way the technology is used in a research study (which is only a bit different from how it’s used clinically):