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Hidden Brain
Shankar Vedantam uses science and storytelling to reveal the unconscious patterns that drive human behavior, shape our choices and direct our relationships.
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4.6 stars from 25,369 ratings
Would recommend How I Built this
Some episodes are really boring. Other episodes are fun for like 2 minutes. I would recommend How I Built This with Guy Raz or Ted Radio Hour. This podcast is 100 percent not for kids.
chipsahoy10 via Apple Podcasts · United States of America · 09/22/19
You Can’t Hit Unsend
A cautionary tale for a generation used to digital entertainment but less savvy about the fact that they're judged based on their online and offline personas.
Riswas via Apple Podcasts · United States of America · 09/22/19
MANY Repeated Episodes
The content and podcast is great. However, as much as I enjoy listening to the podcast, it is extremely irritating to realize that an episode I listened to previously starts playing. Just for me to skip to the next one, and then realize that that one is ALSO a repeat episode. To then go to the...Read full review »
Amigps via Apple Podcasts · United States of America · 09/22/19
Recent Episodes
Death may be inescapable, but we do our best to avoid thinking about it. Psychologist Sheldon Solomon says we're not very successful, though. This week on Hidden Brain, we confront how death anxiety courses through our actions, even when we don't realize it.
Published 09/16/19
Social media sites offer quick and easy ways to share ideas, crack jokes, find old friends. They can make us feel part of something big and wonderful and fast-moving. But the things we post don't go away. And they can come back to haunt us. This week, we explore how one teenager's social media...
Published 09/10/19
For the last episode in our You 2.0 series, we bring you a favorite conversation with Harvard researcher Dan Gilbert. He explains why we're bad at predicting our future happiness, how that affects our decision making, and why we're actually happier after making a decision that feels irrevocable.
Published 09/02/19
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