6/10 The influence of evolutionary theory, phrenology and a hole in Phineas Gage's head.
5/10 Dr Geoff Bunn examines the influence of the 18th-century preoccupation with electricity.
4/10 Thomas Willis's pioneering attempt to correlate brain anatomy with function.
3/10 Dr Geoff Bunn on early Christian and Islamic contributions to understanding of the brain.
2/10 Dr Geoff Bunn moves on to the debate in Ancient Greece as to the primacy of heart or brain
1/10 Dr Geoff Bunn reflects on trepanation at the start of his cultural history of the brain.
10/10 Dr Geoff Bunn discusses the impact of neurology on how we understand ourselves today.
9/10 The impact of the electroencephalograph (EEG), which made brain waves visible.
8/10 Dr Geoff Bunn on how chemical transmission became a fundamental concept in neuroscience.
7/10 Dr Geoff Bunn on the synapse and the part Freud almost played in the history of the brain.