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Feb 14, 2020

This is the transcript for BS 167 with Stanislas Dehaene about his book How We Learn: Why Brains Learn Better Than Any Machine . . . for Now .

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Feb 14, 2020

This is an interview with Stanislas Dehaene about his new book How We Learn: Why Brains Learn Better Than Any Machine . . . for Now.  According to neuroscientist Dehaene neuroscience has revealed that human babies are incredible "learning machines" whose abilities exceed those of the best current artificial...


Jan 25, 2020

This is the Premium transcript for BS 166 which features neuroscientist Stephen Macknik talking about a novel approach to prosthetic vision.

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Jan 24, 2020

Brain Science 166 features the return of neuroscientist Stephen Macknik. We talk about his recent work that is focused on developing a new visual prosthesis based on recent discoveries and techniques like optogenetics.

This episode is more technical than usual but Dr. Macknik makes the material accessible to all...


Jan 10, 2020

This episode is an encore presentation of an interview with neuroscientists Stephen L. Macknik and Susana Martinez-Conde. We talk about their international bestseller "Sleights of Mind: What the Neuroscience of Magic Reveals about Our Everyday Deceptions." Macknik and Martinez-Conde are neuroscientists who study vision,...