The Human Brain

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Assignment Discovery: Functioning With Half a Brain

The human brain is more flexible than once thought. On Discovery Channel's "Assignment Discovery," learn how studies have shown that it is possible to function with only half a brain.


The human brain is more flexible than once thought. On Discovery Channel's "Assignment Discovery," learn how studies have shown that it is possible to function with only half a brain.
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Learn how the brain works when you reach 100 years old on the Learning Channel's "Understanding."
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Have you ever noticed how you can forget where you put your car keys, yet remember how to ride a bike? Kasey-Dee Gardner gets to the root of why we forget certain things and remember others.
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