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The Bilingual Brain

By Rhitu Chatterjee

Blog 1: The World's science reporter Rhitu Chatterjee blogs about the neuroscience of bilingualism. more »

The Neuroscience of Magic

By Rhitu Chatterjee

Podcast 99: We celebrate our 100th episode with updates on stories we've covered in the podcast, and some new ones. Also a preview of stories to come in the near future. more »

Magic and the Human Mind

By Stephen Macknik

Forum 26: Neuroscientists Susana Martinez-Conde and Stephen Macknik discussed what magicians and illusionists are teaching them about the human brain. Check out that conversation. more »

Serengeti’s Conservation Battles, Whiskey Biofuel, Bacteria in Space

By Rhitu Chatterjee

Podcast 81: Controversy over proposal to build a road through Tanzania's Serengeti National Park. Scientists have made biofuel from whiskey byproducts. A newly found bacteria survived a year in space. more »