Dominoes, Avalanches Give Insight Into Brain FunctionPublication: National Geographic News Date: November 6, 2006 View Article
How does the brain work?
For John Beggs, a biophysicist at Indiana University in Bloomington, this is science’s most fundamental question.
Our noggins store memories, generate new ideas, and allow us to see, hear, smell, feel, and taste. In a sense, he says, our brains define who we are.