Neuropsy Lab held an open lecture at Moscow school on brain research
Laboratory for the Neurobiological Foundations of Cognitive Development holds lectures in Moscow schools as a part of the "Meet a Scientist" project. The head of laboratory Marie Arsalidou visited school 1501 in the center region of Moscow with an open lecture in English language. Students from grades 8–11 learnt how the human brain works, which parts of the brain are involved in solving mathematical problems. Moreover, they took an opportunity to receive an answers to their questions directly from the scientist.
During the lecture, all students were given the opportunity to hold in their hands and study a real scale demountable model of the brain.