Brain and Behavior Resources
Brain and Behavior
External resources and links
The Brain Web and Brain Resource Center, from the Dana Foundation, "provides information and links to validated sites about brain diseases and disorders." Also "Brainy Kids Online," "Brain Resources for Seniors," "BrainWork," "Brain in the News," "Neuroethics," "NeuroEd" and "Cerebrum" (an on-line magazine)
Neuroanthropology, "a collaborative weblog, created to encourage exchanges among anthropology, philosophy, social theory, and the brain sciences"
William H. Calvin- "mostly on brains, evolution, and where we're heading", links to his own books and other things
The Brain Project - by Stephen Jones, "chapters on various issues related to consciousness"
Classics in the history of psychology - a major resource of online texts and links to online texts
MIT CogNet - "an online location for the brain and cognitive science community's scientific research"
Psychology Tutorials and Demonstrations - a rich collection of materials by and from John Krantz, Hanover College
Neuroscience OnLine: Electronic Textbook for the Neurosciences - from University of Texas Medical School at Houston
Sheep Brain Dissection Guide - from the University of Scranton Neuroscience Program
Comparative Mammalian Brain Collections - from the University of Wisconsin
Digital Anatomist - from the University of Washington, includes interactive brain atlas
Neuroscience Tutorial - from Washington University, an illustrated guide to clinical neuroscience
Neurons - from the University of Toronto
Neuroscience Animations - John Krantz, Hanover College
Seeing, hearing, and smelling the world - from the Howard Hughes Medical Institute
Sensation and Perception Tutorials - from John Krantz, Hanover College
Musical Illusions and Paradoxes - by Diana Deutsch, University of California San Diego, including downloadable material
You must be hearing things - (pdf) from CBC Radio's Quirks and Quarks for Kids
A Memory for Faces, Extreme Version (NYT, 25 May 2009)
And on ...
Developmental Topographical Disorientation - "...a cognitive neuroscience research laboratory dedicated to investigate the individuals' inability to orient in an environment, a condition that is commonly known as topographical disorientation..."
Cognition Laboratory Experiments - by John Krantz, Hanover College
Circadian Technologies, Inc. - includes tutorials on circadian rhythms, sleep, alertness
Psychological Tutorials and Demonstrations - compiled/created by John Krantz, Department of Psychology, Hanover College
Sleepwalking: Insanity or Automatism - by Peter Ridgway, Murdoch University Electronic Journal of Law, Australia
How People Learn: Brain, Mind, Experience, and School - (1999) by the Committee on Developments in the Science of Learning, National Research Council, from the National Academy Press, available on line.
How to Train the Aging Brain (NYT, 12/29/2009)