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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 33,379 ratings
One of my heavy rotation podcasts during a long run! Love Shankars measured and genuine hosting and the topics are always interesting and thought provoking.
ArtyGeneve via Apple Podcasts · Great Britain · 08/12/20
Praiseworthy podcast
I always learn something by listening - about the world, about being human, about myself. The information is always well-researched, thoughtfully presented, and enjoyable to listen to. Hidden Brain is a treasure!
Hoo56 via Apple Podcasts · United States of America · 08/11/20
My butthole is red
The Nickalodian chanel via Apple Podcasts · United States of America · 08/11/20
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