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Starvation-benefits

Dr. Longo shares with us his research on the beneficial effects of fasting on everything from our immune responses to our lifespans, and addresses some points of curiosity that arose over the course of our calorie-free week.

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Professor Trevor Robbins, co-inventor of the Cambridge Neuropsychological Test Automated Battery (CANTAB) – a computer-based cognitive assessment system – explains its use for both neurodegenerative disease detection and cognitive enhancement efficacy and safety.

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For our Valentine’s Day special edition, Dr. Peters explains the basics of what makes male brains male and female brains female.

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IARPA’s Dr. Adam Russell introduces us to the SHARP Program, which aims to uncover the most effective methods to optimize adaptive reasoning and problem-solving in high-performing adults working in cognitively-demanding environments.

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We hear from Dr. Belinda Pletzer about how oral contraception, or “The Pill”, may be altering women’s brain structures.

Neurotoxin

Dr. David Bellinger explains how neurotoxins in our environment affect our development and tells us how we can best protect our, and our children’s, brains.

pain-episode

Professor Lorimer Moseley from the University of South Australia shares with us his extensive knowledge on the way our brains process pain.

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If the “Physical Sensation of Epiphany” is the game I’m hunting, and intellectual engagement is the forest where I hunt, then nootropics are a predictable shortcut deeper into the heart of that forest.

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Jesse interviews Nathan Whitmore, creator of the open-source project “OpenBrainStim”, an affordable alternative to commercial transcranial Direct Current Stimulation (tDCS) devices.

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Dr. Andrew Hill joins us to talk about his recent study conducted at the Alternatives Brain Institute, measuring the effects of truBrain on some of the quickest minds on Wall Street.

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