Antonio Damasio

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Antonio Damasio: Self Comes To Mind

Where does consciousness 'live' in the brain? Why are we conscious - and how did consciousness evolve?

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Why We Trust

Almost all obituaries of the late Walter Cronkite referred to how trusted he was. But why do we trust some people and not others?

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Strange Fish

Dr. Seuss's McElligot's Pool (1947) features some fantastic fish—ones with pinwheel-like tails, curly noses, long floppy ears, or Kangaroo pouches. The fictional fish do have some truly strange nonfictional cousins, among which are giant oarfish, barreleye fish, and sawfish.

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