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Neuroscientist and TedTalks scholar V.S. Ramachandran’s exploration of the role of mirror neurons, which he nicknames “Gandhi neurons” for their..
Exploring Memes and Temes on TedTalks, Brit Science wit Susan Blackmore travels the viral light-speed through Darwin, mirror neurons and..