Facts about your brain-moments in history-

The study of the brain has an interesting history. Check out this abbreviated time line to learn interesting facts about the history of brain research and development.

2000 B.C. Archeologists found evidence that primitive brain surgery was performed by drilling a hole in the skull.

1811. Scottish surgeon Charles Bell described how each of the senses had a corresponding spot in the brain.1899. Aspirin was marketed as a pain reliever, but was not available without a prescription until 1915.

1921. Hermann Rorschach invented the now-famous ink blot test for use with his patients.
1959. The first rhesus monkey was sent into space to study human behavior.

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