Life of Brain

ENCORE We should award frequent travel miles to your brain. After all, it´s evolved a long way from the days of guiding brachiation from tree-to-tree to become the three pounds of web-surfing, Sudoku-playing powerhouse it is today. But a suite of technologies may expand human brains further still.



From smart pills to nano-wires: discover the potential –“ and peril –“ of neuro-engineering to repair and enhance our cognitive function.



Also, how our brains got so big in the first place: a defense of the modern diet.