Well, those aren't the brains I am studying, but the brain was the topic in my Anatomy and Physiology class this week.
Word of the Day:
(I like the long, weird words)
This structure is part of the brain stem. It has the reflex centers for hearing and vision. In other words, it initiates reflex responses to visual or auditory stimuli. For instance, when you hear glass break, it's a normal reflex to turn and look towards the noise.
Did You Know?
(interesting or amazing facts)
Of the 12 cranial nerves, there is one that is entirely devoted to the muscles of the tongue.