Inside "Your Brain" At The Franklin Institute

  • The Inquirer previews the Franklin Institute’s permanent exhibit “Your Brain,” two years away from opening in the Nicholas and Athena Karabots Pavilion (now under construction). In keeping with the success and an obvious attempt to capitalize on the allure of the museum’s room-sized heart, “Your Brain” will expand on the remarkable insights recently discovered by cognitive scientists. “It’s quite powerful,” says Steven L. Snyder, the Institute’s exhibit and program development VP. “It is going to fundamentally change the view of who we are.”
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Stephen Currall recently received his BA in history from Arcadia University. Before beginning doctoral studies, he is pursuing his interest in local history, specifically just how Philadelphians engage their vibrant past. Besides skimming through 18th century letters, Steve is also interested in music and travel.

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