Tags » Neurons

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


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


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


-B….ro…..ke……n fragments-

-B….ro…..ke……n fragments-


transmitting energy, connections being




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


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