The Resource Test your brain, (videorecording)

Test your brain, (videorecording)

Label
Test your brain
Title
Test your brain
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
  • This groundbreaking three-part series provides a fascinating window into the inner workings of the human brain. Through interactive experiments and tricks, the show reveals how our brains create the illusion of a seamless reality. As these revealing experiments provide a unique view into our brains, the world's leading experts explain how and why these tests work. Explore cutting-edge science to examine real people with extraordinary brains, revealing new discoveries about attention, sensory perception and memory
  • Episode 1 on attention is shot in Los Vegas and shows how magicians use this knowledge of the brain to perform their tricks. This episode tests your attentiveness with visual tricks. Episode 2 deals with sensory perception and is shot in Hollywood where filmmakers use images and sound to create compelling illusions of reality. This episode tests your senses by manipulating colour, light, motion and depth perception. Episode 3 investigates memory and is shot in New York where a veteran NYPD detective challenges you to test your memory by testing your recall and the forming of false memories
Cataloging source
AU@
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Directors, Jeremiah Crowell, Catherine Yelloz ; Executive Producer, Allan Butler ; Writers/producers, Isaac Holub, George Kralovansky, Holly Taylor ; Editors, Jim Isler, George Kralovansky, Brian Cutnoir ; Directors of Photography, Nic Sadler, Shane Daley ; Music, Jingle Punks
Dewey number
153
Intended audience
Rating: G
Language note
In English
PerformerNote
Narrated by Neil Patrick Harris
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1973-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Harris, Neil Patrick
  • National Geographic Channel (Television station)
  • Enhance-TV
  • Special Broadcasting Service (Australia)
  • Madman Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
135
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Visual perception
  • Thought and thinking
  • Cognitive science
  • Cognition
  • Brain research
  • Memory
  • Attention
  • Optical illusions
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Test your brain, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally broadcast on the National Geographic Channel, 2011
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
Episode 1. Pay attention (60 min.) -- 2. You won't believe your eyes (60 min.) -- 3. Memory (60 min.)
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (DVD) (135 min)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
9322225099975
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
NTG1072
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) a756605
  • (OCoLC)824661741
System details
DVD Region 4 ; PAL
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Test your brain, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
Originally broadcast on the National Geographic Channel, 2011
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
Episode 1. Pay attention (60 min.) -- 2. You won't believe your eyes (60 min.) -- 3. Memory (60 min.)
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (DVD) (135 min)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
9322225099975
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
NTG1072
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) a756605
  • (OCoLC)824661741
System details
DVD Region 4 ; PAL
Video recording format
DVD

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