The Tell-Tale Brain

Utilizing case studies of the most extreme types of neuro-disasters to illustrate the evloution, construction, and functioning of the average human brain, V. S. Ramachandran, dubbed the "Marco Polo of neuroscience," explores how this miraculous organ makes us human.

July 26: On this day in 1602 "A booke called the Revenge of Hamlett Prince Denmarke" was entered in the Stationers' Register by printer James Robertes.

Crime fiction legends Dennis Lehane and Michael Connelly discuss the new book that unites their beloved sleuths Patrick Kenzie and Harry Bosch.