Other Resources

Learn about the brain from home! We highly encourage you to check out the great educational resources below. Or help us expand our list if you know of other resources not listed here by emailing us directly.

Videos &
animations

  • Get to know: core neuroscience concepts

    • Learn basic core neuroscience concepts like how neurons (the cells in your brain) communicate through fun interactives!

    • Suitable for: all ages

    • Click here

  • Build a neuron!

    • What are neurons made of?​

    • Suitable for: all ages

    • Click here

  • Learn about senses & your brain

    • Which parts of your brain process the 5 main senses?

    • Suitable for: all ages

    • Click here

  • Learn how your brain develops

    • ​This animation tracks how the human brain develops over nine months of gestation.

    • Suitable for: high school students and older.

    • Click here

  • Learn how your cortex develops

    • ​This animation shows how the cerebral cortex (which forms the outer layer of your brain) develops in a human fetus.

    • Suitable for: high school students and older.

    • Click here

  • How does your brain control walking & running?

    • ​This interactive module explores the different gaits employed by animals and how the nervous system is able to switch between gaits.

    • Suitable for: high school students and older.

    • Click here

  • What do we know about Alzheimer's Disease?

    • ​This interactive module allows students to examine evidence from brain anatomy, tissue histology, and genetic studies to identify possible targets for the treatment of Alzheimer’s disease.

    • Suitable for: high school students and older.

    • Click here

Do-at-home experiments

  • Neuroscience for kids

    • Explore fun activities and brain games that let you learn neuroscience from home!

    • Suitable for: elementary and middle school kids

    • Click here

MORE COMING SOON!

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