The Neuroscience Behind How Sleep Cleans Your Brain. "This is super fascinating because we've known about the effects of better sleep, like the memory consolidation that we need to remember our lives, but Nedergaard's research sheds light on the actual mechanics of what's happening while we're not waking."
Students match the science tool to its name, describe how it is used, and show an example of the tool in use! Pictures and descriptions are included for differentiation of multiple levels!
The Science of #Mental Health #Infographic - "Research has demonstrated that an imbalance in brain chemicals can contribute to the development of some mental disorders. It’s suspected that this chemical imbalance impedes the ability of the brain to send messages in between neurons."
See-through brains by Kerri Smith, nature.com: By using a chemical treatment to turn whole brains transparent, Karl Deisseroth and his research team can examine the brain's structure in detail in three dimensions! Thanks to Ben Silbermann ! #Neuroscience #CLARITY2