The Resource How Does the Brain Work?, Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.), (evideo)

How Does the Brain Work?, Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.), (evideo)

Label
How Does the Brain Work?
Title
How Does the Brain Work?
Statement of responsibility
Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.)
Contributor
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 v. 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
Not rated
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
hoopla digital
Runtime
60
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Artificial intelligence
  • Brain
  • Mind and body
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
How Does the Brain Work?, Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.), (evideo)
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Dimensions
  • other
  • unknown
Extent
1 online resource (1 video file (approximately 60 min.))
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Medium for sound
other
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
MWT11867362
Sound
sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Stock number
11867362
System control number
MWT11867362
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Video recording format
other
Label
How Does the Brain Work?, Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.), (evideo)
Link
Publication
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Dimensions
  • other
  • unknown
Extent
1 online resource (1 video file (approximately 60 min.))
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Medium for sound
other
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
MWT11867362
Sound
sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Stock number
11867362
System control number
MWT11867362
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Video recording format
other

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