Mastering a backward-steering bike challenges neuroplasticity (video)

Smarter Every Day’s Destin Sandlin was presented with a backward-steering bike as a kind of joke. But his utter inability to control it sent him on an 8-month obsessive quest to remap his brain. And, as the clickbait headlines say: you’ll never believe what happened next. But seriously, it’s fascinating to see that exact moment when it all clicks for him, like seeing a wild animal tamed.