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.
What does it mean for time to be real? Is time the ultimate stage on which all events play?
Interested in issues of memory and the brain? Watch a clip of David on the History Channel.
Hear British rocker Jarvis Cocker read the short story "Descent of Species" from Sum.
I had the pleasure of being profiled by my favorite magazine, The New Yorker. Read the article here.
David has been named a John Simon Guggenheim Fellow. He will use the fellowship opportunity to pursue the genetics and neuroimaging of synesthesia.
Listen to David discussing Sum -- and actor Jeffrey Tambor reading stories from the book -- on WNYC's Radiolab.
See David Eagleman's TED talk entitled "Can we create new senses for humans?"