Turn up the volume!
- Are the changes made to synapses during learning permanent? Or will they return to the state before learning if not used much?
- Will synaptic plasticity keep increasing the activity of synapses (how loud can a synapse shout?)
- Does sleep have a role in learning and memory?
The Biology of Bugs, Brains, and Beasts
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