The Brain with david eagleman

Neuroscientist David Eagleman explores the human brain in an epic series that reveals the ultimate story of us, why we feel and think the things we do. This ambitious project blends science with innovative visual effects and compelling personal stories, and addresses some big questions. By understanding the human brain, we can come close to understanding humanity.

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Episode 6 | Emergence: What Ants can Teach Us

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Cooperation can give rise to something much greater - and teach us about consciousness.



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Episode 6 | Cryonic Preservation of the Brain and Body

02:06

One team’s effort to give people a second chance at life.

Episode 6 | Brain Uploading

02:50

Swapping out cells for circuits, it may be possible for the mind to exist digitally.

Episode 6 | Expanding Our Sensory Horizons

01:21

In theory, there is no limit to the number of new senses we may create in the future.

Episode 6 | Take Control of Your Future

01:54

Our future lies in our own hands.

Episode 6 | Digital Life

02:46

Imagine life inside a computer, in a simulated world. Could we be there already?

Episode 6 | The Chinese Room Thought Experiment

02:19

Dr. David Eagleman demonstrates the Chinese Room thought experiment.