Hidden Brain

By NPR

SHOW DESCRIPTION

The Hidden Brain helps curious people understand the world – and themselves. Using science and storytelling, Hidden Brain's host Shankar Vedantam reveals the unconscious patterns that drive human b...

EPISODES LIST

Rewinding & Rewriting

All of us are time travelers. We go back in history to tu...

05.21.2018

Radio Replay: This Is Your Brain On Ads

How many ads have you encountered today? On this week's r...

05.18.2018

Baby Talk

Babies are speaking to us all the time, but most of us ha...

05.14.2018

Rap on Trial

Olutosin Oduwole was an aspiring rapper and college stude...

05.07.2018

The Fox and the Hedgehog

The Greek poet Archilochus wrote that "the fox knows many...

04.30.2018

LAST EPISODE

Rewinding & Rewriting

05.21.2018

All of us are time travelers. We go back in history to turning points in our lives, and imagine how things could have turned out differently. Psychologists refer to this as "counterfactual thinking." This week on Hidden Brain, we look ...