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.
The "umwelt" is the slice of an animal's ecosystem that it can sense. The rest is invisible....
I was named a CNN Next List Fellow. Watch two clips from the show.
What does it mean for time to be real? Is time the ultimate stage on which all events play?
School shootings spark debate ranging from gun control to bulletproof windows. But the most fruitful approach may be to prioritize our discussion of mental illness.
Read a profile of David in The New Yorker: The Possibilian: What a brush with death taught David Eagleman about the mysteries of time and the brain by Burkhard Bilger.
See David Eagleman's TED talk entitled "Can we create new senses for humans?"
Wednesday is Indigo Blue: Discovering the Brain of Synesthesia has been awarded the Montaigne Medal, Eric Hoffer Award for Books.