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Stuff To Blow Your Mind

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Science & Medicine, Natural Sciences, Society & Culture

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Science & Medicine 13

Deep in the back of your mind, you’ve always had the feeling that there’s something strange about reality. There is. Join Robert, Joe and Christian as they examine neurological quandaries, cosmic mysteries, evolutionary marvels and our transhuman future on Stuff To Blow Your Mind, a podcast from HowStuffWorks.com.

Is free will an illusion?

September 15th, 2011

Episode 178 of 778 episodes

Your life is filled with choices and first steps down – or is it? According to many neuroscientists, free will is a sham. In this episode, Julie and Robert have no choice but to take a sobering look at decision making and the unconscious brain.

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