Nature vs. Nurture

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Nature vs. Nurture

Nature vs. Nurture: A story of adoption, reunion, neuroscience and shock therapy
With Larry Sherman, Ph.D.
Senior Scientist, OHSU Brain Institute
Portland, Oregon

Neuroimaging

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Neuroimaging

Neuroimaging: How do we peer deeply into the brain?
With Marcus Raichle, M.D.
Radiology, Neurology, Neurobiology and Biomedical Engineering
Washington University, St. Louis

The Latest Research in Autism

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The Latest Research in Autism

The Latest Research in Autism: Why is autism like a broken mirror?
With Eric Fombone, M.D.
Director, Autism Research Center
OHSU Brain Institute, Portland

Deep Brain Stimulation

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Deep Brain Stimulation

Deep Brain Stimulation: What can probing deeply into the brain do?
With Kim Burchiel, M.D.
Co-founder, OHSU Brain Institute, Chair
Department of Neurological Surgery, Portland

The Subconscious Mind

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The Subconscious Mind

The Subconscious Mind: What are our deep and secret thoughts?
With David Eagleman, Ph.D.
Author, Incognito: The Secret Lives of the Brain
Baylor College, Houston

Creating Brain Resiliency

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Creating Brain Resiliency

Creating Brain Resiliency: What is the secret to healthy aging?
With Richard Hodes, M.D.
Director, National Institute of Aging
Bethesda, Maryland

Science Pub McMinnville

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Science Pub McMinnville

The Cheese Stands Alone: The Science Behind Oregon’s Acclaimed Artisan Cheeses
with Lisbeth Goddik, PhD, associate professor of Food Science and Technology at OSU

Science Pub Portland - Bagdad Theater

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Science Pub Portland - Bagdad Theater

Eyes without a Face: A Neurologist’s Experience of Face Blindness
with Holly Hinson, M.D. 
Imagine living in a world populated with strangers, except those unfamiliar faces are in fact those of family and friends! While it sounds like science fiction, the condition of being unable to recognize familiar faces, known as “prosopagnosia”, is much more common than previously believed.  Face blind individuals rely on other cues such as height or hairstyle to identify others, and sometimes even themselves.
 

Adrenaline Rush

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Adrenaline Rush

From the soaring and breathtaking cliffs of Norway to the calm and inspiring immensity of the Mojave Desert, from a child's daunting first day of school to the exciting world of skydiving and base jumping, Adrenaline Rush explores the psychological and physiological forces behind risk taking and the physics involved in high-risk activities.

Adrenaline Rush

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Adrenaline Rush

From the soaring and breathtaking cliffs of Norway to the calm and inspiring immensity of the Mojave Desert, from a child's daunting first day of school to the exciting world of skydiving and base jumping, Adrenaline Rush explores the psychological and physiological forces behind risk taking and the physics involved in high-risk activities.

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