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Daniela Schiller
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Daniela Schiller is a neuroscientist at Mt. Sinai School of Medicine and the NYAS recipient of the Blavatnik Award for young scientists.

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Yielding to Neural Temptation

(1) Comments | Posted January 2, 2014 | 6:01 PM

The personally tailored sponsored ads we receive daily on our computers are rather convenient. A delivery boy bringing the newspaper to our doorstep with all the relevant ads already circled could almost match the experience. In a Hitchcock-like movie, newspaper ads would slowly creep into your house. As you sit...

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The Courage to Fear

(3) Comments | Posted June 11, 2012 | 2:58 PM

4AM, Kinshasa, Zaire, 1974. The bell rings. Round 1 is over. The most anticipated bout between two undefeated giants has begun. If you want to know what fear is, look at Muhammad Ali's eyes as he gasps in his corner. See him engrossed by the unassailable man on the other...

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