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David Eagleman: ‘The working of the brain resembles drug dealers in Albuquerque’

The Guardian – The Observer / Neuroscience

By Andrew Anthony

June 12, 202

David Eagleman, 50, is an American neuroscientist, bestselling author and presenter of the BBC series The Brain, as well as co-founder and chief executive officer of Neosensory, which develops devices for sensory substitution. His area of speciality is brain plasticity, and that is the subject of his new book, Livewired, which examines how experience refashions the brain, and shows that it is a much more adaptable organ than previously thought.

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