At the same time, Leisa sent me the link to a podacast about teen brains -
It's an age-old question: why do teenagers behave as they do? Whyshe highly recommends it, even for those of us with younger kids and then today a National Geographic showed up with "The Teenage Brain" on the cover.
the angst, anger and risk-taking? Some researchers say science and
evolution provide some answers. And in some cases, the very
behaviors that drive parents crazy may be the traits that prove the
keys to success as an adult. - More at http://www.npr.org/2011/09/20/140637115/understanding-the-mysterious-teenage-brain?ft=1&f=5&sc=17
I'm both suspicious and fascinated by brain science - others? Would this be a good future P4P topic or community forum?