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Lessons from brain soup: Suzana Herculano-Houzel at TEDGlobal 2013Lessons from brain soup: Suzana Herculano-Houzel at TEDGlobal 2013

Posted By Kate Torgovnick May

For decades, scientists said that the human brain contains 100 billion neurons. However, when neuroscientist Suzana Herculano-Houzel hunted for the source of this often-quoted number, she couldn’t locate one. So she set out to count herself … by making brain soup. She brings a vial of brain soup with her onto the TEDGlobal 2013 stage. This […]