Sam Kean explores the mysteries of the brain
Much of what scientists first learned about the brain came from bizarre head injuries. In his latest book, science writer Sam Kean investigates what we know about how the brain works, and the strange stories of how that information was revealed.
Sam Kean joined us from Washington, DC to discuss his book, The Tale of the Dueling Neurosurgeons: The History of The Human Brain as Revealed by True Stories of Trauma, Madness and Recovery.
Do you have any thoughts on the brain?
This segment was produced by The Current's Kathleen Goldhar.