Brain networks and ecosystem position

Posted on March 26, 2013 by Tara Thiagarajan in Science. Comments Off on Brain networks and ecosystem position

How much does the ecosystem we experience, and our behavior within it, reflect in the dynamics of our brain activity? We use the Emotiv EEG device to record brain activity in different ecosystems, from people who have spent their entire lives in small, remote villages with very small and homogeneous social networks to city dwellers with hundreds of social connections and always on the move. Stay tuned for some startling results!