Written By: Hannia Barrera Edited By: Mateo Pitkin and Sherin Lajevardi

The developing human brain is shaped by environmental exposures — for better or worse. In today’s world, we are currently failing in telling the story of how environmental issues such as climate change, deforestation, and air and water pollution are affecting us as humans, specifically our brains.

An article on neuroscience and sustainability claims that “an area in which neuroscience has extensive and vital applications that have yet to be more explicitly recognized in undergraduate neuroscience education is that of environmental issues,” (NCBI: Neuroscience and Sustainability), this means that…


Neurotech@Davis is a student-led organization at the…

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