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Scientists can change human blood cells into neurons

McMaster University says that stem cell scientists can now directly convert adult human blood cells to both central nervous system (brain and spinal cord) neurons as well as neurons in the peripheral nervous system (rest of the body) that are responsible for pain, temperature and itch perception. 184 more words

Neuroscience

Neural Plasticity: Can You Unlearn How to Ride a Bike?

This is a really interesting video by a guy who tries to learn to ride a backwards bike. It takes him 8 months of daily practice to master it. 49 more words

Biological

365 DAYS OF GRATITUDE - DAY 255: You Have Neuroplasticity


Neuroplasticity is not something you caught on a plain or while playing with children who have the sniffles. Neuroplasticity is your innate capacity to change your brain and therefore your experience. 180 more words

Gratitude

-B….ro…..ke……n fragments-

-B….ro…..ke……n fragments-

-Impulses-PuLsAtInG…

transmitting energy, connections being

established,

embellished,

elaborated

Trails of electricity, circuitous routes, racing around, energy morphing into

meaning…symbols–communication, meaning something now…yet moments ago-

Just…. Broken….. Fragments……

©2015, Jeff Sznajder

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Scents of Smell Rooted in Math

Scents of #Smell Rooted in Math
http://www.wsj.com/articles/scents-of-smell-rooted-in-math-1431079201 electrical spiking in #neurons simply (linearly) related to amount of odorant

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