Brains in motion: Steve Gets a Brain Scan
About the film
Magnetic resonance imaging, MRI, is a powerful medical imaging technique. Thanks to the stunning images created, MRI frequently crops up in both the news and popular science television.
But what’s it like to have your brain scanned by an MRI machine – essentially an immensely powerful magnet? The Wellcome Trust’s Design Manager, Steve, took himself down to the Wellcome Trust Centre for Neuroimaging to find out…
A film by Barry J Gibb
We have posted this film as part of our Brains in Motion series. If you’re enjoying Brains in Motion, why not check out Wonder on Film at the Barbican? A selection of feature films themed around the human mind will be screened between now and April 10th as part of the Wonder season.