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Author: Anil Seth
Release Date: October 12, 2021
Anil Seth's quest to understand the biological basis of conscious experience is one of the most exciting contributions to twenty-first-century science.An unprecedented tour of consciousness thanks to new experimental evidence, much of which comes fro...
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Author: Samantha Boardman
Release Date: August 10, 2021
A well-known psychiatrist offers science-backed, research-driven, actionable strategies for countering stress, building resilience and adding upliftsEveryday Vitality is about building strength, not just fixing what's wrong. It's filled with str...
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Author: Scott A. Small
Release Date: July 13, 2021
A renowned neurologist explains why our routine forgetting—of names, dates, even house keys—is not a brain failure but actually, when combined with memory, one of the mind’s most beneficial functions.Who wouldn’t want a better...
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Author: Lisa Cron | Narrator: Katie Koster
Release Date: March 02, 2021
“A practical, heartfelt manual for anyone who needs to change minds and actions. Lisa Cron shares the art of practical empathy with leaders who care enough to make a difference.”—Seth Godin, author of The Practice A step-b...
Author: Sanjay Sarma and Luke Yoquinto | Narrator: Neil Shah
Release Date: August 18, 2020
A groundbreaking look at the science of learning: how it works both in the mind and in the classroom, which teaching techniques are most effective, and how schools should (and absolutely should not) use instructional technology. This is an essential ...
Author: Brian Hare and Vanessa Woods | Narrator: René Ruiz
Release Date: July 14, 2020
A powerful new theory of human nature suggests that our secret to success as a species is our unique friendliness“Brilliant, eye-opening, and absolutely inspiring—and a riveting read. Hare and Woods have written the perfect book for ...
Author: Lisa Cron | Narrator: Brittany Pressley
Release Date: June 02, 2020
Following on the heels of Lisa Cron's breakout first book, Wired for Story, this writing guide reveals how to use cognitive storytelling strategies to build a scene-by-scene blueprint for a riveting story. It’s every novelist’s greatest f...
Author: Stanislas Dehaene | Narrator: Kaleo Griffith
Release Date: January 28, 2020
“There are words that are so familiar they obscure rather than illuminate the thing they mean, and ‘learning’ is such a word. It seems so ordinary, everyone does it. Actually it’s more of a black box, which Dehaene cracks open...
Author: Philip Goff | Narrator: Maxwell Caulfield
Release Date: November 05, 2019
From a leading philosopher of the mind comes this lucid, provocative argument that offers a radically new picture of human consciousness--panpsychismUnderstanding how brains produce consciousness is one of the great scientific challenges of our age. ...
Author: Barbara Oakley, PhD | Narrator: Barbara Oakley, PhD
Release Date: April 18, 2017
Mindshift reveals how we can overcome stereotypes and preconceived ideas about what is possible for us to learn and become.   At a time when we are constantly being asked to retrain and reinvent ourselves to adapt to new technologies and changin...
Author: David Eagleman | Narrator: David Eagleman
Release Date: October 06, 2015
Locked in the silence and darkness of your skull, your brain fashions the rich narratives of your reality and your identity. Join renowned neuroscientist David Eagleman for a journey into the questions at the mysterious heart of our existence. What i...
Author: Anil Ananthaswamy | Narrator: René Ruiz
Release Date: August 04, 2015
*Nominated for the 2016 PEN/E.O. Wilson Literary Science Writing Award**An NBC News Notable Science Book of 2015**Named one of Publishers Weekly's Best Books of 2015**A Book of the Month for Brain HQ/Posit Science**Selected by Forbes as a Must Read B...