Dr. Andreana Haley (Psychology) uses scenes from Iris, The Walking Dead, Rise of the Planet of the Apes and other shows to discuss how Alzheimer’s affects the brain, memory and personality.
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Pop culture and the academy collide as Science Study Break features relevant faculty and experts from the University of Texas at Austin discussing the reality and fantasy portrayed as fact in science-themed television and movies. Science Study Break is hosted by the University of Texas Libraries and supported by the University Federal Credit Union.
Free and open to the public. Article published on March 6, 2012 - 10:41am