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iBrain – Gary Small

iBrain – Gary Small

Gary Small visits Google’s Kirkland, WA office to discuss his book “iBrain: Surviving the Technological Alteration of the Modern Mind.” This event took place on …

What Makes Us Human? Robin Dunbar

What Makes Us Human? Robin Dunbar

Robin Dunbar speaks on social brain theory and on what it is to be human and how it is that we came to be that …

How We Read Other Peoples’ Minds – Rebecca Saxe at TED

How We Read Other Peoples’ Minds – Rebecca Saxe at TED

Sensing the motives and feelings of others is a natural talent for humans. But how do we do it? Here, Rebecca Saxe shares fascinating lab …

You are not your brain – Alva Noe at Google

You are not your brain – Alva Noe at Google

A counterpoint to Dunbar and to Small? Or just another way of looking at your brain? (pj) Alva Noe visits Google’s San Francisco, CA office to …

True Enough – Farhad Manjoo @ Google about truthiness

True Enough – Farhad Manjoo @ Google about truthiness

In True Enough, Manjoo presents findings from psychology, sociology, political science, and economics to show how new technologies are prompting the cultural ascendancy of belief …