Great video (and research): unfolding the brain

Last week I heard on Dutch radio somebody explaining the research behind the story in this video and  thought it was fascinating.

If you want to know more, check this article or this study published in Nature:

The folded surface of the human brain, although striking, continues to evade understanding. Experiments with swelling gels now fuel the notion that brain folding is modulated by physical forces, and not by genetic, biological or chemical events alone.

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