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Brain Games, Season 1, Episode 3, Remember This!
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directed by Jeremiah Crowell, fl. 1997-2015; produced by Holly Taylor, fl. 1997-2017 and George Kralovansky, fl. 1997-2017, National Geographic Film & Television, in Brain Games, Season 1, Episode 3 (District of Columbia: National Geographic, 2011), 50 mins
With memory, things are not always as they seem: Details go missing, recollections change, and sometimes our brains fill in the blanks and create false visual memories. Our experts are on a mission to find out where memories reside in the brain by examining every millimeter for clues. Investigating every piece of...
directed by Jeremiah Crowell, fl. 1997-2015; produced by Holly Taylor, fl. 1997-2017 and George Kralovansky, fl. 1997-2017, National Geographic Film & Television, in Brain Games, Season 1, Episode 3 (District of Columbia: National Geographic, 2011), 50 mins
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Brain Games, Season 2, Episode 10, Use It or Lose It
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directed by Michael Nigro, fl. 1996-2017 and Trey Nelson, fl. 2002-2016; presented by Jason Silva, 1982-; produced by Ginna Hoben, 1974-, National Geographic Film & Television, in Brain Games, Season 2, Episode 10 (District of Columbia: National Geographic, 2013), 23 mins
All the latest research says that your brain is no different than the muscles in your body: it needs exercise to stay youthful and fit. In this episode, wonder junkie Jason Silva and deception specialist Apollo Robbins are going to put your brain to the test with a serious workout. If you play along, you'll come o...
directed by Michael Nigro, fl. 1996-2017 and Trey Nelson, fl. 2002-2016; presented by Jason Silva, 1982-; produced by Ginna Hoben, 1974-, National Geographic Film & Television, in Brain Games, Season 2, Episode 10 (District of Columbia: National Geographic, 2013), 23 mins
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Brain Games, Season 2, Episode 12, Liar, Liar
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presented by Jason Silva, 1982-; produced by Kristen Sage Rockermann, fl. 2010-2015, National Geographic Film & Television, in Brain Games, Season 2, Episode 12 (District of Columbia: National Geographic, 2013), 23 mins
Experts say that we lie anywhere from 20 to 200 times a day, even though most people consider themselves to be truthful. In this episode, host Jason Silva and deception specialist Apollo Robbins break down why we lie and what happens in the brain, even though science tells us that the truth is physiologically and...
presented by Jason Silva, 1982-; produced by Kristen Sage Rockermann, fl. 2010-2015, National Geographic Film & Television, in Brain Games, Season 2, Episode 12 (District of Columbia: National Geographic, 2013), 23 mins
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Brain Games, Season 3, Episode 9, In It to Win It
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directed by Michael Nigro, fl. 1996-2017; produced by Jason Odell Williams, fl. 2003-2017, in Brain Games, Season 3, Episode 9 (District of Columbia: National Geographic, 2014), 26 mins
Whether you're trying to get to the head of the class, earn the big promotion or just find a parking spot ' every day, you're competing. In this episode we'll explore your brain and competition through a series of, well, competitions! Each viewer will be assigned a team and play along as our Red and Blue teams duk...
directed by Michael Nigro, fl. 1996-2017; produced by Jason Odell Williams, fl. 2003-2017, in Brain Games, Season 3, Episode 9 (District of Columbia: National Geographic, 2014), 26 mins
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The Brain with David Eagleman, Episode 5, Why Do I Need You?
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directed by Glenn Barden, fl. 1996-2015; produced by Jennifer Beamish, fl. 1997-2015, in The Brain with David Eagleman, Episode 5 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2015), 59 mins

Neuroscientist David Eagleman explores the wonders of the human brain in an epic series that reveals the ultimate story of us, why we feel and think the things we do. The Brain blends science with innovative visual effects and compelling personal stories, and addresses some big questions. By understanding the huma...

directed by Glenn Barden, fl. 1996-2015; produced by Jennifer Beamish, fl. 1997-2015, in The Brain with David Eagleman, Episode 5 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2015), 59 mins
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The Most Amazing Machine
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written by Cody Farley; directed by Patrick Allen, 1927-2006; composed by Peter Davison, fl. 2009; produced by Sally V. Beaty, fl. 1985-2007 (Sherborn, MA: Intelecom, 2006), 29 mins
This documentary, directed by Patrick Allen, is about the brain. This lesson plunges into the expanding field of neuroscience and the biology behind behavior, exploring how areas of the brain and brain chemistry can alter mood and cognition. Pioneering researchers discuss their role in the first split-brain surger...
written by Cody Farley; directed by Patrick Allen, 1927-2006; composed by Peter Davison, fl. 2009; produced by Sally V. Beaty, fl. 1985-2007 (Sherborn, MA: Intelecom, 2006), 29 mins
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Passion & Fury: The Emotional Brain, Love: The Emotional Brain
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directed by Italo Costa, fl. 2008; produced by Italo Costa, fl. 2008, Canadian Broadcasting Corporation and Australian Broadcasting Corporation, in Passion & Fury: The Emotional Brain (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2008), 1 hour 3 mins

This program examines the complexity of the emotion we call love, from the burning desire that can strike suddenly, to the giddy euphoria of falling in love. What is the incredible bond a mother feels for her infant, and how does it relate to the feeling couples may have after a lifetime of living together?

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directed by Italo Costa, fl. 2008; produced by Italo Costa, fl. 2008, Canadian Broadcasting Corporation and Australian Broadcasting Corporation, in Passion & Fury: The Emotional Brain (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2008), 1 hour 3 mins
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Real Thing, Episode 2, This Way Up
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presented by James Burke, 1936-; produced by Mick Jackson, 1943-, in Real Thing, Episode 2 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1980), 29 mins
James Burke presents six stimulating programmes exploring the workings of the human brain and how our senses are used to interpret what is real, and what is not. His unique style combines philosophy and neurophysiology with an entertaining blend of showbiz.
presented by James Burke, 1936-; produced by Mick Jackson, 1943-, in Real Thing, Episode 2 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1980), 29 mins
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Secrets of the Sexes, Episode 1, Brainsex
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directed by Peter Leonard, fl. 1990; produced by Peter Leonard, fl. 1990, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Secrets of the Sexes, Episode 1 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2005), 50 mins

Is your brain wired to think like a man or a woman? Are females really more talkative, men less emotional? And what does the ratio between the length of your 2nd and 4th fingers have to do with it? We might have been conditioned to think that men and women are the same but as this series reveals, we are utterly, f...

directed by Peter Leonard, fl. 1990; produced by Peter Leonard, fl. 1990, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Secrets of the Sexes, Episode 1 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2005), 50 mins
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Your Bleeped Up Brain, Episode 1, Deception
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produced by Red Marble Media, in Your Bleeped Up Brain, Episode 1 (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2013), 44 mins

"Your Bleeped Up Brain" examines and explains the ways in which human brains - even those of the world's greatest leaders - can't help but be tricked, buy into superstitions, and suffer lapses in memory.

The death of Adolf Hitler; a Bible that promotes adultery, and the brilliant disguises of desperate British sai...

produced by Red Marble Media, in Your Bleeped Up Brain, Episode 1 (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2013), 44 mins
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