quinta-feira, 22 de dezembro de 2011

Antonio Damasio: The quest to understand consciousness


Every morning we wake up and regain consciousness -- that is a marvelous fact -- but what exactly is it that we regain? Neuroscientist Antonio Damasio (http://www.usc.edu/schools/college/bci/) uses this simple question to give us a glimpse into how our brains create our sense of self.