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Mirrors of the mind

December 14th, 2014

Episode 123 of 1517 episodes

In the early 90s an Italian team of neuroscientists reported a new class of brain cells in the the macaque monkey and the mirror neuron theory took off. It's been used to explain many aspects of what it is to be human, but has it been oversold?

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