Learn about the Parts of the Brain
Articles, Fact Sheets, and Videos
Watch an awesome, quick video about the human brain, from the Allen Institute.Watch the Video
If you have access to a 3D printer (check out the library at UA if you're close to the University of Alabama campus), you can 3D print a model of a real neuron! Copy/paste this web address for the UA library's 3D printer: https://www.lib.ua.edu/using-the-library/3d-print/#/Available_OptionsReady. Set. Print.
Take sensitivity measurements and enter them into the web page to make your very own cortical homunculus.Get Mapping
Sleep & Mood
Drugs & Alcohol
Learning & Memory
See if you can figure out which of these statements are true and which are false!Take the Quiz
Check out this short video to learn all about how caffeine impacts your brain!Watch the Video!
Try out some of these puzzles to learn about how the brain changes with age!Get Solving!
Check out this pamphlet with answers to numerous questions about how research is advancing our understanding of the brain in health and disease.Download the Pamphlet!