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The Memory Illusion by Dr Julia Shaw

What if you awoke one morning and could not remember anything that you have ever done, or thought, or said? Would this person still be you? Our memories shape what we think we have experienced and what we believe we are capable of in the future. so, If we begin to call our memories into…

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STOPPED CLOCK ILLUSION

Hey, Vsauce. Michael here. And today I’ve got a brand new episode of Vsauce Leanback. You can click this annotation or the link at the top of the description to start it and then you can just lean back and the autoplay playlist bring the knowledge right to your brain. As you already know, it…

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Sam Harris: The Self is an Illusion | Big Think

What one of the problems we have in discussing consciousness scientifically is that consciousness is irreducibly subjective. This is a point that many philosophers have made – Thomas Nagel, John Sorrell, David Chalmers. While I don’t agree with everything they’ve said about consciousness I agree with them on this point that consciousness is what it’s…

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The Stopped Clock Illusion!

have you ever been in a situation where you look at an analogue watch or wall clock and for the very first second realize that the second hand seems frozen in time it seems like the second hand takes a bit more time than a second to complete that second yes then well you’re not…

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The Cognitive Tradeoff Hypothesis

[clangs] This is Inuyama, Japan, a historic city home to Japan’s oldest original wooden castle. It is also home to Kyoto University’s Primate Research Institute.Here, a group of chimpanzees have been trainedto play a game that exposes something shockingabout their memories.This is going to blow your mind.Here is how it works.Take a look at these…

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Trick Your Brain to Feel High

This episode of “Hard Science” is brought you by Full Sail University. Hey. Welcome to “Hard Science,” a show where we use just a little bit of knowledge about the world to bend it to our whim. I’m Anthony. I’m Tara. I’m Trisha. Trisha is on loan to us from SourceFed. We promised Phil that…

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Brain Tricks – This Is How Your Brain Works

You may not realize it but your brain actually processes information in two very distinct ways. Like when you look at this photo, you instantly know she has blond hair, is visibly angry, and likely has some choice words to yell. Without any effort you experience fast thinking, but if you look at the following…

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Inside the Superhuman World of the Iceman

To me, God is cold. You could say that I think of the cold as a noble force. It’s just helping me. It’s training me. It’s bringing me back to the inner nature the way it was meant to be. And there’s a way I do not only endure, the cold, I love the cold.>>We…

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Amazing Anti-Gravity Water Trick!

Frostbite Theater presents… Cold Cuts! No baloney! Just science! Hi! I’m Joanna! And I’m Steve! Here’s a trick that you’ve probably seen before. Pour some water into a jar. Take a card and place it over the opening. Flip the jar over and let go of the card. The card stays put and the water…

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Kelly Tries The Tablecloth-Pull Magic Trick And Totally Nails It

– Um, I’m very excited. Professor wants us, you wanna teach us, is it Newton’s first law, right? – Newton’s first law– – Okay. – It’s called the law of inertia. – Okay. – Now, you’ve seen people take the tablecloth and pull it out from underneath the dishes. – Yes. – It’s like a…

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