Inside the minds of two people, one with the world’s best memory and one with the world’s worst.
On living without memories.
The scientific case for brain preservation and mind uploading.
The impact, both on researchers and patients, of a radical treatment.
“In the very near future, the act of remembering will become a choice.”
On the recovery of snowboarder Kevin Pearce, who suffered a massive brain injury five days before the 2010 Olympics.
Eagleman, a neuroscientist, describes how groundbreaking advances in the science of brain have changed our understanding of volition in criminal acts, and may erode the underpinnings of our justice system.