The Gifted Brain

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Mind Map by kroe, updated more than 1 year ago
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A map of the gifted brain
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The Gifted Brain
1 Morphology
1.1 Glial Cells
1.1.1 Number matters
1.1.2 Active roll in brain function
1.2 Neurons
1.2.1 Very large
1.2.2 Very small
1.2.3 Different Groupings
2 Operations
2.1 Process more effeciently
2.1.1 Less activity in cortex while processing information
2.1.2 Doesn't have to work as hard as normal brain
2.2 Speed
2.2.1 Works faster
2.2.2 10% more connections
3 Real Estate
3.1 Tasks
3.1.1 Use least amount of brain possible
3.1.1.1 More skilled less power needed
3.1.2 Uses correct part of brain
3.1.3 More global connectivity
3.1.3.1 More effeciency in fronal lobe
3.1.3.1.1 Process input
3.1.4 Gain skills more quickly
3.1.4.1 Uses less real estate
4 Electro chemical cellular function
4.1 Higher alpha wave patterns
4.1.1 Concentration
4.1.2 Chemical balance
4.1.2.1 Mood
4.1.2.2 Memory
4.1.2.3 Attention
4.2 Right mix of neurotransmitters
4.2.1 Serotonin
4.2.1.1 work more efficiently
4.2.2 dopamine
4.2.2.1 Work more efficiently
5 Development
5.1 Genes
5.2 Environment
5.2.1 Shape intelligence
5.3 Prefrontal Cortex
5.3.1 Extended critical period of development
5.3.2 Larger than average
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