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The Brain in Action

Grades: 9-12
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In this video segment from The Human Spark, host Alan Alda undergoes a series of cognitive tests to demonstrate how quickly the brain reacts ...

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The Human Spark: "Brain Matters"

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Produced by Thirteen. © 2011 Educational Broadcasting Corporation. All rights reserved.

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Contributor: WNET-grayscale

Funder: National Science Foundation-grayscale

Funder: Alfred P. Sloan Foundation-grayscale

Funder: John Templeton Foundation-grayscale