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Gary Marcus
Gary Marcus
Professor of Psychology and Director of the Center for Language and Music, NYU
The Future of The Brain
The Future of The Brain
Where is neuroscience going, and why has it taken us so long to understand the brain? Will Obama's BRAIN Initiative make a difference? How seriously should we take fields like neurolaw, neuromarketing, and neuroeconomics? Will brains and machines ever merge? Everything you always wanted to know about neuroscience, past, present and future, in less than hour.
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Bio
Gary Marcus, NYU scientist and bestselling author, has been described by the New York Times as “one of the country’s best known cognitive psychologists”. He is the author of four books, including Kluge, The Algebraic Mind, and the New York Times Bestseller, Guitar Zero. His next book, The Future of the Brain: Essays By The World's Leading Neuroscientists will be published in October, Marcus frequently blogs on science and artificial intelligence for The New Yorker.