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BrainFacts.org

BrainFacts.org is an authoritative source of information about the brain and nervous system for the public.
BrainFacts.org is an authoritative source of information about the brain and nervous system for the public.
Explore engaging neuroscience images with lay-friendly descriptions.
Explore engaging neuroscience images with lay-friendly descriptions. Credit: Ward, et al. The Journal of Neuroscience, 2014.
Download the Brain Facts book, a primer on the brain and nervous system.
Download the Brain Facts book, a primer on the brain and nervous system.
Help educate the public about the importance of animal research.
Help educate the public about the importance of animal research. Courtesy, with permission: Robert Fisher, Standford Neurology and Jaimie Henderson, Stanford Neurosurgery.
Watch short, captivating videos about the brain and nervous system.
Watch short, captivating videos about the brain and nervous system. Credit: Dimitri Kullmann & Alistair Jennings, University College London, 2011.
A public information initiative of The Kavli Foundation, the Gatsby Charitable Foundation, and the Society for Neuroscience, BrainFacts.org is a resource for the general public, policymakers, educators, and students of all ages.

BrainFacts.org is dedicated to sharing knowledge about the wonders of the brain and mind, engaging the public in dialogue about brain research, and dispelling common "neuromyths."

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