Essential video portal focusing on human nature, promoting healthy skepticism, critical thinking and reason.

Tag: Nucleus accumbens


2-Minute Neuroscience: Dopamine

2-Minute Neuroscience: Dopamine

[2:00] Dopamine is a monoamine and catecholamine neurotransmitter with many functions in the nervous system ranging …

MORE

2-Minute Neuroscience: Opioids

2-Minute Neuroscience: Opioids

[2:00] In this video, I discuss a few of the ways opioid drugs affect the brain, as well as the basis for opioid tolerance a…

MORE

The Human Brain: How We Decide

The Human Brain: How We Decide

[2:34] The regions of the brain that are activated during the decision making process especially during stressful t…

MORE

Page 4 of 512345