Outside of the lab, Ben creates educational science videos for an audience of more than 850,000 social media followers. In his posts, Ben describes breaking research, debunks viral videos containing misinformation, teaches fundamental neuroscience lessons, and informs about the importance of scientific research. His overarching goal is to make science clear and accessible, to enhance public engagement with science. Through these channels, Ben offers guidance for students in science through a video series called "Scientips," and leads the Aspiring Scientists Coalition, a global community organization which hosts free events for students in the sciences. Ben also runs a Snapchat show called "Make it Brain" and has partnered with BiliBili - one of China's largest video-sharing sites - to promote science popularization. Please feel free use the buttons below to navigate to Ben's social media channels.

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