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Brainiac Book Club - Sharon Begley

Sharon Begley, authour of Mind and Brain as well as The Emotional Brain sits down with the Brainiac Book Club to talk about brain fitness.

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Think About It - Music and DanceJul 9, 2013 | 27:29Think About It Music and Dance Audio
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Think About It - DecisionsJul 23, 2013 | 27:29Think About It Decisions Audio
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Think About It - Brainiac Book Club - Sharon BegleyJul 16, 2013 | 5:14Think About It Brainiac Book Club - Sharon Begley Audio
Think About It Brainiac Book Club - Sharon Begley Jul 16, 2013 | 5:14Sharon Begley, authour of Mind and Brain as well as The Emotional Brain sits down with the Brainiac Book Club to talk about brain fitness.
Think About It - Brainiac Book Club - Daniel LevitinJul 9, 2013 | 6:15Think About It Brainiac Book Club - Daniel Levitin Audio
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Think About It - Brainiac Book Club - Read MontagueJul 23, 2013 | 7:18Think About It Brainiac Book Club - Read Montague Audio
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Think About It - The Brain's Eye ViewJul 16, 2013 | 27:29Think About It The Brain's Eye View Audio
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