NOVA scienceNOW delves into magic, mind control and intelligence
This episode of NOVA scienceNOW delves into some pretty heady stuff, examining magic and the brain, artificial intelligence, magnetic mind control, and the work of neuroscientist and synesthesia researcher David Eagleman. Can we really believe our own eyes? Will machines one day think like us? Can magnetic wands effectively control brain functions and treat depression? Explore this and more.
A great episode of NOVA about the history of the science of cold, from the development of temperature measurement to early attempts at things like air conditioning and the present and future of how cold can be beneficial.