skip to main content

#askMIT: Why Don't We Use All of Our Brain Cells?

3 minutes

Now Playing As: Captioned (English) (change)

Report a Problem

Hannah Laccarino, a graduate student in Brain and Cognitive Sciences at MIT, answers questions about the importance of brain cells. She also discusses what happens to the brain cells not used. Part of the "#askMIT" series.

Media Details

Runtime: 3 minutes

Episode 1
3 minutes
Grade Level: 8 - 12
Episode 2
3 minutes
Grade Level: 9 - 12
Episode 3
2 minutes
Grade Level: 10 - 12