Introduction: Carl Zimmer
Chapter 1: Building for the Shattered Mind: Partnering Brain Science and Architecture, by Kayt Sukel and Russell Epstein, Ph.D.
Chapter 2: Remembering the Past to Imagine the Future, by Karl K. Szpunar and Kathleen B. McDermott, Ph.D.
Chapter 3: Prying into Prions, by Scott P. Edwards
Chapter 4: Protecting the Brain from a Glutamate Storm, by Vivian Teichberg, Ph.D.
Chapter 5: Cerebral Malaria, a Wily Foe, by Kayt Sukel
Chapter 6: Risks and Rewards of Biologics for the Brain, by E. Ray Dorsey, M.D. Philip Vitticore, M.D., and Hamilton Moses III, M.D.
Chapter 7: “Cosmetic Neurology” and the Problem of Pain, by Anjan Chatterjee, M.D.
Chapter 8: When Music Stops Making Sense, by Petr Janata, Ph.D.
Chapter 9: Seeking Free Will in Our Brains, by Mark Hallett, M.D., and Paul R. McHugh, M.D.
Chapter 10: Stress and Immunity, by Fabienne McKay, M.D.
Chapter 11: Harnessing the Brain’s Power to Adapt after Injury, by Michael Selzer, M.D., Ph.D.
Chapter 12: “Go” and “NoGo” in the Basal Ganglia, by Michael J. Frank, Ph.D.
Chapter 13: Fading Minds and Hanging Chads, by David Drachman, M.D.
Chapter 14: The Human Experience of Time–Beyond 9 to 5: Your Life in Time-by Sarah Norgate, Reviewed by Lynn Nadel, Ph.D.
Chapter 15: Can Our Minds Change Our Brains?–Train your Mind, Change your Brain: How a New Science Reveals Our Extraordinary Potential to Transform Ourselves-by Sharon Begley, Reviewed by Michael J. Friedlander, Ph.D.
Chapter 16: Seeking Insights into the Human Mind in Art and Science–Proust was a Neuroscientist-by Jonah Lehrer, Reviewed by Steven Rose, Ph.D.