How life shapes the brainscape

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By Helen Phillips OUR brains form a million new connections for every second of our lives. It is a mind-blowing statistic, and one that highlights the amazing flexibility of our most enigmatic organ. While the figure emphasises how much we still have to learn about brain structure, it also reveals the huge importance of our everyday experiences in making our brains what they are. Anatomy, neural networks and genes are yesterday’s hot topics. Today,