Frequently Asked Questions, curated by Allen Institute staff.


Interested in using the Brain Observatory in the classroom? Connect with other educators here!


A place for technical questions about how to use the AllenSDK or website to access Brain Observatory data.

Show & Tell

Have you done any analysis using the Brain Observatory? Written a blogpost or made a Github repo? Share it here! This is a place to show off and get feedback.


A place for scientific questions and discussions about systems neurophysiology, sensory coding, behavior, and the Brain Observatory.

Site Feedback

Discussion about the Brain Observatory Community site, its organization, how it works, and how we can improve it.