Brain and Behavior

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Elephants, crazy or cunning?

Frontal Cortex, reviewing An Elephant Crackup in the Times, writes about Elephants Gone Wild: This shouldn’t be too surprising. The neurobiology of stress is an extremely well conserved biological pathway. Our brain experiences stress in much the same way as a chimp, or an elephant, or a rat. And since Post-Traumatic-Stress-Disorder is now a well…