ep 26: Lost in the mountains, with no magic

Lost in the mountains, with no magic

There doesn’t seem to be any one thing that could transform you into a genius, and the search is complicated by exaggeration and fabrication within the research.

Here’s a paper on where your idea of your self, and where the circuits that let you regulate said self live.

Neuroscience of Self and Self-Regulation

Here’s an article on neural plasticity, critical periods of development, and increasing the ability of the adult brain to learn.

Re-opening Windows: Manipulating Critical Periods for Brain Development