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Greg Gage

Neuroscientist + roboticist

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Greg Gage

Professional Role

Current Titles:

CEO, Co-Founder, Cockroach husbandy, and lead custodian

Current Organizations:

Backyard Brains


Photos

Uploaded Photos

Videos

SpikerBox Commercial Three

Do you yearn to investigate the mysteries of neurons and action potentials on a modest budget? Yes, you can do it! Welcome to the NeuroRevolution.

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Projects

Backyard Brains
02/12/2009 – present
DIY Neuroscience. You too can be a neurosurgeon. No PhD or MD required!
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Biography

Neuroscientist and co-founder of Backyard Brains, an organization teaching kids and amateurs neuroscience through hands-on experiments to see and hear brain signals from living neurons and also via robotic control of ordinary cockroaches.


Fun facts

Favorite meal:
Grilled Cheese and Chips


Vital Stats

Fellows Class
TED2012
2013 TED Senior Fellow
Languages
English
Living in
Ann Arbor, United States
Working in
Ann Arbor, United States
Born in
Livonia, United States
Gender
Male

Contact

Twitter
@backyardbrains
Blog
news.backyardbrains.com

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Recent Blog Posts

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