George Romero http://wesa.fm en A Passion For Brains http://wesa.fm/post/passion-brains <p>Since the classic George Romero zombie film “Night of the Living Dead” grew in popularity, Pittsburgh has been a zombie town.</p><p>The 1968 horror flick was filmed just 30 miles from the city in Butler County, something many Pittsburgh zombie fans take pride in.</p><p>For Timothy Verstynen, assistant professor in psychology at CMU and the Center for the Neural Basis of Cognition, zombies are both a fascination and more interestingly, a teaching tool.</p><p> Mon, 28 Oct 2013 18:33:38 +0000 Katie Martin 18859 at http://wesa.fm A Passion For Brains