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My guest today is neuroscientist David Eagleman. In The Runaway Species, How Human Creativity Remakes the World, David and his co-author Anthony Brandt explore that ancient tension between mastery and curiosity - the known and the unknown. And how the human imagination exploits it to make new things.
Surprise conversation-starter clips in this episode:
Isaac Lidsky on how going blind showed one man the light, Michael Slaby on a 30-hour work week.
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