condensed episode (45 minutes):
EPISODE 159: DAVID EAGLEMAN
DAVID EAGLEMAN - BOOSTING CREATIVITY AND EXPANDING OUR SENSES
About the Episode:
In episode 159 of Untangle, we dive into the head of David Eagleman. He is an incredibly prolific perception neuroscientist. He’s done a TED Talk where he interprets the stock market through a sensory vest, hosted a PBS series on the brain, and written several New York Times bestsellers.
In this fun, candid, informative conversation between two brain scientists who are also friends, David shares his techniques for boosting creativity and discusses his plans to add to our existing senses.
About David Eagleman:
David Eagleman is a neuroscientist and a New York Times bestselling author. He heads the Center for Science and Law, a national non-profit institute, and serves as an adjunct professor at Stanford University. He is best known for his work on sensory substitution, time perception, brain plasticity, synesthesia, and neurolaw.
He is the writer and presenter of the international PBS series, The Brain with David Eagleman, and the author of the companion book, The Brain: The Story of You. Beyond his 100+ academic publications, he has published many popular books.