Phineas Gage | Mind Changers

Discover the story of Phineas Gage and how his tragic accident led to the idea of localisation of function.

Clip Info
  • Clip length: 4'30''
  • Broadcast year: 2008
Curriculum Connection
  • Psychology | Biological Psychology | Brain plasticity, Taxi drivers and learning The Knowledge

Licence: ERA Licence required


UK only
Staff and students of licensed education establishments only
Cannot be adapted

  • Provider: BBC
  • Channel: BBC Radio 4
  • Programme: Mind Changers
  • Episode: Case Study: The Man with a Hole in His Head