Philosopher Alva Noë says there’s a big problem with neuroscience: It assumes brains produce consciousness.
An astronomer thinks he sees the next red nova about to happen, and when.
New study suggests many people select mates who share their height and BMI.
David McCandless hilarious classification of modern device-dependent, internet-obsessed mental disorders.
Biologist Stuart Firestein talks about the connection between smells, tastes, and memory.
Scientists are finding that loneliness has real medical consequences, and the brain sees it as pain.
Shelby Harris explains what can go wrong when the safety mechanism that shuts down your body during dreaming fails.
A neuroscientific approach to maintaining emotional well-being.
Add to playlist! Stanford University posts its Ho Center for Buddhist Studies series of talks on YouTube.
Author David Shenk explains how we frequently misinterpret the meaning of IQ scores.