Head Space: How our brains rule our lives

Unabridged Audiobook

Publisher: Society for Science and the Public

Date: July 2017

Duration: 1 hours 13 minutes


How much do you know about that three-pound hunk of tissue in your head - your brain? Its structure and function drive your behavior in profound ways. Scientists are studying the brain and its chemicals to find behavioral patterns|to figure out the sources of good moods and random outbursts|for example. This compilation from Science News for Students turns to brain science to answer all sorts of questions: Can you actually be addicted to your phone? Why is it so hard to sleep away from home? And does school really need to start so early?