December 20th, 2012 - Volume 12 - Issue 24
pp: 1-9



Creator: Jamie Talan
Duration: 19:13
Dean Falk, PhD, senior scholar at the School for Advanced Research in New Mexico and the Hale G. Smith professor of anthropology at Florida State University, gained access in 2010 to previously undiscovered photos that had been taken postmortem of the brain of physicist Albert Einstein. Here, in edited remarks, Dr. Falk discusses the new photos and what they suggest about the neurological underpinnings of Einstein's unique cognitive abilities.