David Eagleman http://www.eagleman.com

David Eagleman


David Eagleman is a neuroscientist at Baylor College of Medicine, where he directs the Laboratory for Perception and Actions as well as the Initiative on Neuroscience and Law. His scientific research is published in journals from Science to Nature, and his neuroscience books include: Live-Wired: The Shapeshifting Plasticity of the Brain; Wednesday Is Indigo Blue: Discovering the Brain of Synesthesia; and Incognito: The Secret Lives of the Brain (Canongate 2011). He is also the author of an internationally bestselling book of fiction, Sum: Tales from the Afterlives (Canongate 2009).

  • Introducing Incognito


    David's book introduces us to the stranger within.

  • Tales from the afterlives


    An RSA film interpretation of David Eagleman's Sum.

  • David Eagleman's website

    David Eagleman

    Books, blogs and lectures from this leading neuroscientist.

  • Your story is incredible


    Journey through the neon lights of David Eagleman's front cover

  • Sum opera review

    David Eagleman

    "An immersive, meditative and sweetly fascinating hour and a half"

  • David Eagleman at the Festival of Ideas

    David Eagleman

    Listen to David's interview about Incognito.

  • Pick a door


    David Eagleman and Brian Eno discuss counterculture, and the tiny decisions that lead us to where we are today.

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  • The Brain

    Eagleman David