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Brain Games Family Edition

Brain Games Family Edition

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Jason Silva hosts this series that explores the components of the human brain and how the brain shapes people's everyday lives. Each episode begins with Silva presenting a mind exercise intended to leave viewers thinking while serving as jumping-off points to explore the ways the brain functions. Visual perception, memory, skill-learning, and decision-making are among the topics covered on the half-hour series geared toward teenagers. Silva educates and inspires the audience through a series of experiments and activities designed to help people use their brains in a better way.

White bird with wings extended against a black background. Caption: One explanation has to do with contrast.
Brain Games Family Edition
Season 1 / Ep 7
20 minutes 39 seconds
Grade Level: 7 - 12
Sinuous waves dip into a single point and then spread out again. Caption [Distorted Sounds] Jason: Can you make out
Brain Games Family Edition
Season 1 / Ep 8
20 minutes 42 seconds
Grade Level: 7 - 12
Three circles divided into quadrants. Each quadrant has a letter. The circles are as follows: S-D-F-T, R-U-T-L, Y-N-B-M.  The letters S-U-N are highlighted. FRY and FUN are beneath the circles. Caption: Did you come up with any of these words?
Brain Games Family Edition
Season 1 / Ep 11
20 minutes 42 seconds
Grade Level: 7 - 12