Neuroscience - What Can We Learn from Studying Grasshoppers?

Did you realize that neuroscientists are able to study the brains of even the tiniest creatures? Backyard Brains co-founder Greg Gage explores the motion detection neurons of grasshoppers, listening in on neuroactivity resulting from visual responses to stimuli he provides. Watch and learn how neurological activity you observe translates to the grasshopper’s behavior.


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