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 | Expanding Our Sensory Horizons


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

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Episode 6 | Take Control of Your Future


Our future lies in our own hands.

Episode 6 | Cryonic Preservation of the Brain and Body


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

Episode 6 | The Connectome: Mapping the Brain


The team building a three dimensional map of the brain’s connections.

Episode 6 | Brain Uploading


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

Episode 6 | Attempting to Create Artificial Intelligence


A humanoid robot that can learn from the world.

Episode 6 | The Chinese Room Thought Experiment


Dr. David Eagleman demonstrates the Chinese Room thought experiment.