The mysterious workings of the adolescent brain

Why do teenagers seem so much more impulsive, so much less self-aware than grown-ups? Cognitive neuroscientist Sarah-Jayne Blakemore compares the prefrontal cortex in adolescents to that of adults, to show us how typically "teenage” behavior is caused by the growing and developing brain.  Click on the image below to view this talk.

Kētanga mutunga: Tuesday, 7 July 2015, 9:43 AM