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The Accidental Mind

This last weeks podcast on Point of Inquiry was concerning the brain and it’s development. Although the human brain is an amazing thing which separates us from other animals, it’s development is surprisingly haphazard and accidental. The more neuroscience understands about the brain the better we are able to deal with and overcome it’s problems and weaknesses. in fact, that is one of the amazing things about the brain, it’s capacity for self consciousness which allows us to explore self improvement. As always, Point of Inquiry delivers a very interesting and thought provocative program.

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