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        Part of Your Inner Fish
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        Our Fishy Brain | Your Inner Fish

        The similarities between human and shark brains show the evolutionary origin of the mammalian nervous system. While the human brain is exceptional in many ways, the truth is that it has some striking similarities with the brains of many other animals, including fish. Anatomist Neil Shubin dissects a fish brain and a human brain and shows us how much we have in common with our sea-dwelling cousins.

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