October 8, 2013
Dissecting Einstein’s Brain
Researchers from China say the reason Albert Einstein was so smart was because the left and right hemispheres of his brain were extremely well connected to one another. By comparing high-resolution images of Einstein’s brain, they found he had extensive connections between specific regions of his cerebral hemispheres, compared to control groups—which facilitated interhemispheric communication.
[ Read the Article: Einstein’s Genius Likely A Result Of His Well-Connected Brain ]