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David Eagleman

Mind Filling

Deborah Gale | Posted 11.12.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Deborah Gale

With Rugby World Cup fervor on the wane, I find my attention turning to matters of the minds -- of those rugby players. I did a quick check on the av...

Why Is Climate Change Not Like Being Mauled by Wild Lions?

Tim McHenry | Posted 11.10.2016 | Science
Tim McHenry

Whoopi Goldberg had a lot on her mind when she met the star of PBS' "The Brain" at the Rubin Museum in New York City a few weeks ago. "What makes me m...

EVR1, the Kai Zen Master & the Long March of Human Progress

MeiMei Fox | Posted 06.08.2013 | Impact
MeiMei Fox

"We strive to have our products embody what the brand stands for: Connecting all of humanity to the present moment and the long march of human progress at the same time."

This Is Your Brain on Test Scores

Sam Chaltain | Posted 04.27.2013 | Parents
Sam Chaltain

This is not the first time the Times has uncritically conflated something as comprehensive as "a better education" with something as singular as student reading and math scores. I imagine it won't be the last.

Cara Santa Maria

WATCH: Can You Hear Colors, Taste Sound?

HuffingtonPost.com | Cara Santa Maria | Posted 06.04.2012 | Science

2012-04-05-Screenshot20120405at9.40.24AM.jpgSynesthesia is a fascinating neurological condition that causes an individual to experience perceptual information through a sense modality that is unlinked to its source.

Is God My Brain? Neuroscience, Thankfulness And The Voices Inside My Head

G. Elijah Dann | Posted 01.28.2012 | Religion
G. Elijah Dann

What eventually become our conscious thoughts are the result of a long, arduous and competitive process deep within the brain. But where does God come into this discussion?

New Allies In The Theist/Atheist Debate

Steve Volk | Posted 10.25.2011 | Religion
Steve Volk

If we're going to get beyond the typical exchanges between new atheists and the religious, I'd argue that it's through figures like Eagleman and Harris that we will find the most productive path.