Up To Date : Snail Memory Transplants, Eyes In The Back Of Your Head, and Treating Epilepsy with CBD

 Aplysia Californica, better known as a sea slug

Aplysia Californica, better known as a sea slug

There are reports that scientists have ‘transferred a memory' in snails—what does the research actually say?; we examine a study that suggests people can form a “sphere a sensitivity” around their heads; and we look at new research on using Cannabidiol (CBD), a compound derived from the cannabis plant as treatment for a severe form of epilepsy.

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Indre's Brain Dive on our senses

Eyes in the "Back of Your Head"

Transplanting Memories

CBD and Epilepsy