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A Neuroscientist Explains
Former Observer columnist Dr Daniel Glaser delves into topical culture as seen through the lens of a neuroscientist. Each episode, he takes one of his weekly columns and digs a little deeper, all with the help of former colleagues and neuroscientists from his research days
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Ratings & Reviews
4.4 stars from 61 ratings
Come back please!
Really missing these podcasts, I’ve listening to them all so many times and love them
S-Tara via Apple Podcasts · New Zealand · 05/23/20
kingkasiaa via Apple Podcasts · Great Britain · 04/01/19
Informative and interesting
Really interesting and quite informative, all subjects are very well discussed. The interviewer asks all the smart question, but he does sound somehow snobbish sometimes.
Ahmad Tal via Apple Podcasts · Spain · 11/25/18
Recent Episodes
For our final episode of this series, Daniel Glaser (with a little misguided help from his producer Max) attempts to unpick what the brain does – and doesn’t do – when we read
Published 04/09/18
When it comes to perceiving the world around us, how much of it is due to ‘bottom-up’ sensory data and how much comes from the ‘top-down’ predictions we make? Most importantly; how can the delicate dance between the two lead to hallucinations?
Published 04/02/18
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