What is Reality?
All Is Not as It Seems
David explains how the brain is tricked by the checker shadow illusion. What we see doesn’t necessarily match on to the reality beyond our senses.
David Eagleman experiences a new visual reality – with nauseating consequences.
The brain is a vast interconnected network of areas that communicate with each other.
David invites subjects to an experiment that demonstrates how much our brains leave out.
Hannah describes her synesthesia, a condition that fascinates neuroscientists.
Wingsuit pilot Jeb Corliss describes his agonizing experience of time distortion.
David explains how the brain experiences the outside world without ever having seen it.