Mad About Brains

Mad About Brains

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May 16 to September 4, 2017
Everyday •  10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

September 5 to October 8, 2017
Tuesday to Sunday •  10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

October 9, 2017
Monday •  10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

October 10 to December 24, 2017
Tuesday to Sunday •  10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

December 26, 2017 to January 7, 2018
Everyday •  10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

January 8 to March 4, 2018
Tuesday to Sunday •  10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

March 5, 2018
Monday •  10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

March 6 to 11, 2018
Tuesday to Sunday •  10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Admission: Adults (31+) $16 /18 to 30 $10 /12 to 17 $5 /11 and under Free

Directions

Location : Musée de la civilisation
85, rue Dalhousie
Québec , QC

Information about the event
Phone: 418-643-2158
Free Phone: 1-866-710-8031

At the controls of the human body is one magnificently efficient pilot…our brain! Every second of our lives, it processes hundreds of bits of information, to cross a street, read a novel, have a discussion, eat, breathe. One hundred billion neurons synapse at lighting speed to bring us the most awesome, but also the most painful experiences.

What happens when the grey matter turns to dark thoughts? Stress, anxiety, language and motor problems, autism and Alzheimer's are among many conditions that could be caused by a malfunction between the ears. The uncharted territory of the brain is a subject of fascination for a wide range of specialists, and little by little, the neurons that compose it are revealing some of their secrets!

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