About The Brain Buddies

Professor Peggy Mason teaches neurobiology at the University of Chicago.  She met Chicago comedian Aaron Freeman when he was a student of her Coursera MOOC (Massive Open Online Course) “Understanding the Brain, the Neurobiology of Everyday Life.” Aaron Googled her phone number, called.  Peggy answered and Aaron exclaimed, “I love you!” Friend and partnership were born.  Brain Buddies documents the kinds of neuro-loving conversations the two have been having for a number of years.