cockroach leg diagramThis week’s featured video revolves around one of the most important questions for any brain scientist (and those who want to become one): How does the brain work? In a recent talk, TED Fellow and neuroscientist Greg Gage tackled this subject – with a very special touch. What makes this video particularly entertaining and the concept so easy to understand is the fact that his target audience is a group of school-aged children. They are obviously impressed and captivated by his experiment, as it has all the necessary ingredients for success: a yucky cockroach, cool beatboxing and an awesome, fun to watch result. Do you get neuroscience now?