A collection of great videos on the brain from Vilayanur S. Ramachandran MD, PhD
The Boy with the Incredible Brain
This is the breathtaking story of Daniel Tammet. A twenty-something with extraordinary mental abilities, Daniel is one of the world’s few savants. He can do calculations to 100 decimal places in his head, and learn a language in a week. This documentary follows Daniel as he travels to America to meet the scientists who are convinced he may hold the key to unlocking similar abilities in everyone.
Secrets of the Mind
Amazing neurological expedition lead by V.S. Ramachandran MD PHD. Dr Ramanchandran covers Blind Sight, Phantom Limb Syndrome and Capgras Syndrome. He explores a number of neurological conditions caused by brain injury.
Phantoms in the Brain: V. S. Ramchandran parts 1 – 5