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19, Starfleet Academy and Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs)

In today's segment, we begin to learn how the brain "learns," which will be important to understand so that we can...

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18, Starfleet Academy, The Instructors and the "Cloning Transporters"

In this segment, we learn about a Transporter Room (limbic system) function that the room in the Star Trek series...

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17: Starfleet Academy, The Intial Recruits

In this segment, we learn about how the USS Enterprise/Battleship Brain comes at birth with a "ready-made" initial...

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16: Starfleet Academy: Introduction

In this segment, we begin our section on how our brains develop and on how we handle "normal" experiences in the...

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15, The Ship's Leadership: The Brainstem and Scotty Jr.

In this final segment of our initial section on the Functions of the Brain, we meet a crucial, yet brand-new member...

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14: The Ship's Leadership: The LImbic System and Mr. Scott

In this segment, we meet Lt. Cmdr. Montgomery Scott, or "Scotty," the ship's third-in-command, and our "supervisor"...

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13: The Ship's Leadership, The Cortex and Dr. McCoy

In this segment, we meet the brain's second-in-command, Dr. Leonard "Bones" McCoy, and we see how he oversees a set...

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12: The Ship's Leadership: Captain Kirk and the Prefrontal Cortex

In this segment, we first meet Captain James T. Kirk, the "I" in the prefrontal cortex, the one who makes our...

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11, The Functions of the Parts of the Brain, The Prefrontal Cortex

In this final segment on the functions of the brain, we meet the CEO, the prefrontal cortex, the place where the...

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10: The Functions of the Parts of the Brain: The Cortex

In this segment, we get to meet the junior officers and the enlisted personnel of the USS Enterprise/Battleship...

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09: The Functions of the Parts of the Brain: The Limbic System (D)

In this segment, our last one on the limbic system, the emotional center of the brain, we meet the emotion...

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08: The Functions of the Parts of the Brain: Limbic System (C)

In this segment, we learn about the emotion most responsible for the long-term effects of combat: PANIC/GRIEF. We...

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07: The Functions of the Parts of the Brain: The Limbic System (B)

In this segment, we meet the first two of the "Don't Want That!" emotions: RAGE and FEAR. In doing so, we also first...

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06: The Functions of the Parts of the Brain: The Limbic System (A)

In this segment, we get our first introduction to Emotion Central: the Limbic System. See how emotions serve as the...

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05: The Functions of the Parts of the Brain: The Brainstem

In this segment, we meet the body's reflex center and data-gatherer: the Brainstem. There's even a cameo appearance...

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04: USS Enterprise/Battleship Brain: The Layout

In this segment we see how the four-part brain fits with the USS Enterprise as we learn how the Bridge, the Crew, the...

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03: "Beam Me Home, Scotty!": The No-Frills, Four-Part Brain

In this segment, we get our first introduction to the brain itself as we look at a "no-frills" model of the brain...

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02: "Beam Me Home, Scotty!": Introduction to Radioactive Emotion

How does an emotion differ from a feeling? Find out in this segment, and then learn how some experiences can be so...

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01: "Beam Me Home, Scotty": Combat Veterans, PTSD, & How the Brain Is Like the Starship Enterprise

Introductory podcast for series explaining to combat veterans and their loved ones how to understand combat PTSD by...

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SHR # 1603 :: Sleeping Over 8 Hours Associated With Greater Risk of Stroke + Sad Movies Are Fattening + Modern Comman...

SHR # 1603 :: Sleeping Over 8 Hours Associated With Greater Risk of Stroke + Sad Movies Are Fattening + Modern...

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