Why is it so difficult for us to do those things we know we should? Here's a talk I gave at Stanford Medical School as part of their MedX series.
We love NPR's Radiolab. If you haven't listened to it yet, you should. Check out several episodes featuring David's science or writing.
What a wonderful shot of caffeine it was to find my childhood hero lauding my book in the New York Times.
The "umwelt" is the slice of an animal's ecosystem that it can sense. The rest is invisible....
Hear British rocker Jarvis Cocker read the short story "Descent of Species" from Sum.
Wednesday is Indigo Blue: Discovering the Brain of Synesthesia has been awarded the Montaigne Medal, Eric Hoffer Award for Books.
Hear the actress Emily Blunt (Young Victoria, Devil Wears Prada) read "The Cast" from Sum. She is one of the dozens of terrific actors who read for the audio book.
Why should the US invest in brain science? See David's opinion in the New York Times.