Things at PBSDS are getting FrankenFreaky! Check out three episodes about brains, science and Frankenstein below:
PBS Digital Studios went Full Frankenstein this week, folks.
First, my video on It’s Okay To Be Smart was all about real-life inspirations for Doctor Frankenstein, and some questions about what the story really means when it comes to science + life. Watch below:
BrainCraft asks whether trancranial direct-current stimulation (tDCS), a growing fad that uses electrical fields to manipulate neural activity in specific brain regions, walks a fine line between “DIY enhancement” and “dangerous mind manipulation”. Would you use this Frankenstein-esque technology on your brain? Watch below:
And of course, if you’re not caught up on Frankenstein, MD, let’s just say that the plot has thickened up like a nice meringue this week (oh man, episode 8 has a hardcore cliffhanger, folks). Binge out on all the episodes right here:
What do you think of Frankenstein, MD so far? Hopefully Vanessa and my Frankenstein-related videos help bring the story to life even more!