**Winner of the 'ICN Brains on Film' Competition 2012** at University College London AND **Winner of the Guerilla Science 'Eat My Sci Short film competition 2012'** (http://guerillascience.co.uk/archives...)
Music and film by Jake Fairnie (twitter.com/jakefairnie) and Anna Remington (twitter.com/annaremington).
A History of Cognitive Neuroscience in 3 minutes...
Song based on 'We Didn't Start The Fire' (Billy Joel)
'WE DIDN'T START THE SCANNER' LYRICS:
VERSE 1: Where on Earth Do We Start? Aristotle, Descartes, J-P Flourens, Pigeon Lesions, Gall Phrenology. Hughling Jackson, Brainstorm Status, Golgi and His Apparatus, Broca, Wernike, Language Expertise.
VERSE 2: Canine Brains, Hitzig, Fritch, Electrify and See Them Twitch, Miller and His Magic Few, Seven Plus or Minus Two. Neuron Theory, Drawing Cells, Ramon y Cajal Yells, Gazzaniga Coined the Phrase with Miller in the Taxi Bays.
CHORUS: We didn't start the scanner - but we've strong attraction to that big contraption. Get inside the magnet... we need activations for our publications.
VERSE 3: Neisser, Sperry, Sherrington, Brodmann and His Brain Region, Pinker, Chomsky, Hodgkin, Huxley, Phineas Gage. Treisman and Gelade, Deutsch And Deutsch, Cherry Aid, Broadbent, Moray, Pay Attention.
VERSE 4: TMS PET NIRS EEG fMRI MEG BOLD EMG ERP SCR MMN GSR RT SPECT -- Find Out What it Means For Me.