Hidden Brain

Hidden Brain

Shankar Vedantam uses science and storytelling to reveal the unconscious patterns that drive human behavior, shape our choices and direct our relationships.

Episodes

Title Duration Published Consumed
Snooki and the Handbag 00:25:05 2018-07-10 03:01
The Edge Effect 00:38:21 2018-07-03 03:01
Fake News: An Origin Story 00:27:19 2018-06-26 03:00
Radio Replay: Looking Back 00:50:02 2018-06-22 23:53
Summer Melt 00:25:53 2018-06-19 03:00
Hungry, Hungry Hippocampus 00:28:39 2018-06-12 03:00
When Everything Clicks 00:51:32 2018-06-05 03:00
Kinder-Gardening 00:29:21 2018-05-29 03:00
Rewinding & Rewriting 00:30:33 2018-05-22 03:00
Radio Replay: This Is Your Brain On Ads 00:51:15 2018-05-19 00:46
Baby Talk 00:30:29 2018-05-15 03:00
Rap on Trial 00:55:16 2018-05-08 03:58
The Fox and the Hedgehog 00:37:38 2018-05-01 03:00
Emma, Carrie, Vivian 00:41:41 2018-04-24 03:00
Radio Replay: The Weight of Our Words 00:49:35 2018-04-20 23:00
Romeo and Juliet in Kigali 00:51:54 2018-04-17 05:02
Liar, Liar 00:29:07 2018-04-10 03:00
Tunnel Vision 00:36:40 2018-04-03 03:00
Crickets and Cannibals 00:33:11 2018-03-27 03:00
The Lonely American Man 00:48:07 2018-03-20 02:00
Radio Replay: The Mind of the Village 00:49:38 2018-03-16 22:00
Think Fast with Daniel Kahneman 00:48:50 2018-03-13 02:00
Men: 45, Women: 0 00:22:10 2018-03-06 03:00
Counting Other People's Blessings 00:51:53 2018-02-27 03:00
Filthy Rich 00:22:05 2018-02-20 03:00
When Did Marriage Become So Hard? 00:51:13 2018-02-13 03:00
Why Now? 00:52:00 2018-02-06 03:00
Lost in Translation 00:35:25 2018-01-30 03:00
Radio Replay: The Power Hour 00:49:48 2018-01-26 23:00
Alan Alda Wants Us To Have Better Conversations 00:42:32 2018-01-23 03:00
Give Me Your Tired... 00:21:17 2018-01-16 03:00
Radio Replay: I, Robot 00:49:46 2018-01-12 23:42
E Pluribus Unum? 00:37:54 2018-01-09 03:00
Buying Attention 00:38:25 2018-01-02 03:00
Radio Replay: Fresh Starts 00:51:53 2017-12-30 03:00
I'm Right, You're Wrong 00:24:31 2017-12-26 03:00
Radio Replay: Don't Panic! 00:51:06 2017-12-22 23:00
Never Go To Vegas 00:50:36 2017-12-19 03:00
Kinder-Gardening 00:29:22 2017-12-12 03:00
Radio Replay: Loving the Lie 00:49:56 2017-12-08 23:00
The Sorting Hat 00:51:36 2017-12-05 03:00
Radio Replay: Life, Interrupted 00:50:47 2017-12-01 23:18
Money Talks 00:25:46 2017-11-28 03:00
An American Secret 00:22:55 2017-11-21 03:00
Radio Replay: Crime As A Disease 00:48:31 2017-11-17 23:00
Eyes Wide Open: Part 2 00:35:59 2017-11-14 03:00
Eyes Wide Open: Part 1 00:24:51 2017-11-07 03:00
Radio Replay: Prisons of Our Own Making 00:49:57 2017-11-03 22:00
Check Yourself 00:51:18 2017-10-31 02:00
Radio Replay: What's In It For Me? 00:51:38 2017-10-27 23:00
Misbehaving with Richard Thaler 00:26:17 2017-10-24 03:57
The Good Old Days 00:27:48 2017-10-17 03:00
The Edge of Gender 00:51:22 2017-10-10 03:00
Be The Change 00:51:35 2017-10-03 03:00
Just Sex 00:25:09 2017-09-26 03:00
The Ostrich Effect 00:26:46 2017-09-19 03:00
Regrets, I Have A Few... 00:30:25 2017-09-12 03:00
Hiding Behind Free Speech 00:29:24 2017-09-05 03:00
You 2.0: Getting Unstuck 00:29:09 2017-08-29 03:01
You 2.0: Decide Already! 00:25:35 2017-08-22 03:00
You 2.0: WOOP, There It Is 00:20:59 2017-08-15 03:00
You 2.0: Embrace the Chaos 00:24:59 2017-08-08 03:00
You 2.0: Dream Jobs 00:23:07 2017-08-01 03:00
You 2.0: Deep Work 00:36:34 2017-07-25 03:00
Summer Melt 00:25:38 2017-07-18 03:00
Could You Kill A Robot? 00:33:55 2017-07-11 03:00
Losing Face 00:24:54 2017-07-04 03:00
Guessing Games 00:28:12 2017-06-27 03:00
"Is he Muslim?" 00:27:48 2017-06-20 03:00
Rap on Trial 00:55:08 2017-06-13 03:00
In The Air We Breathe 00:38:10 2017-06-06 04:07
Broken Windows 00:30:47 2017-05-30 03:00
Me, Myself, and IKEA 00:25:12 2017-05-23 03:00
Ep. 71: The Fox and the Hedgehog 00:37:42 2017-05-16 03:00
Encore of Ep. 45: What Are The Odds? 00:25:12 2017-05-09 03:00
Ep. 70: Who We Are At 2 A.M. 00:28:20 2017-05-02 03:00
Episode 69: Money Talks 00:24:52 2017-04-25 03:00
Ep. 68: Schadenfacebook 00:27:09 2017-04-18 03:00
Encore of Ep. 35: Creature Comforts 00:29:48 2017-04-11 03:01
Ep. 67: The Hole 00:26:26 2017-04-04 03:01
Ep. 66: Liar, Liar 00:29:46 2017-03-28 03:00
Episode 65: Tunnel Vision 00:36:40 2017-03-21 02:00
Ep. 64: I'm Right, You're Wrong 00:23:14 2017-03-14 02:00
Encore of Ep. 24: Tribes and Traitors 00:30:27 2017-03-07 03:00
Ep. 63: "I'm Not A Terrorist..." 00:23:58 2017-02-28 03:00
Episode 62: On The Knife's Edge 00:28:18 2017-02-21 06:00
Episode 61: Just Sex 00:24:47 2017-02-14 06:01
Encore of Episode 20: Remembering Anarcha 00:27:43 2017-02-07 06:00
Episode 60: Fortress America 00:22:47 2017-01-31 06:00
Episode 59: The Deep Story 00:22:46 2017-01-24 06:00
Episode 58: Pedestals and Guillotines 00:23:21 2017-01-17 06:00
Episode 57: Slanguage 00:26:04 2017-01-10 06:00
Episode 56: Getting Unstuck 00:28:24 2017-01-03 06:00
Encore of Episode 15: Loss and Renewal 00:27:45 2016-12-27 06:00
Encore of Episode 32: The Scientific Process 00:28:53 2016-12-20 06:00
Episode 55: Snooki and the Handbag 00:26:45 2016-12-13 06:00
Episode 54: Panic in the Streets 00:25:25 2016-12-06 06:00
Episode 53: Embrace the Chaos 00:24:49 2016-11-29 06:00
Episode 52: Losing Face 00:24:03 2016-11-22 06:00
Episode 51: What Happened? 00:28:22 2016-11-15 06:00
Encore of Episode 27: Losing Alaska 00:25:55 2016-11-08 06:00
Episode 50: Broken Windows 00:30:01 2016-11-01 05:00
Episode 49: Filthy Rich 00:21:34 2016-10-25 06:00
Episode 48: Men: 44, Women: 0 00:21:12 2016-10-18 06:00
Episode 47: Give Me Your Tired... 00:22:22 2016-10-11 06:00
Episode 46: Blessings in Disguise? 00:21:51 2016-10-04 06:00
Episode 45: What Are The Odds? 00:29:32 2016-09-27 06:01
Trailer: Hidden Brain 2.0 00:02:17 2016-09-22 06:00
Update: #AirbnbWhileBlack 00:25:06 2016-09-20 06:01
Episode 44: Our Politics, Our Parenting 00:23:21 2016-09-13 06:04
Episode 43: The Perils of Power 00:26:21 2016-09-06 06:00
Encore of Episode 21: Stroke of Genius 00:25:21 2016-08-30 06:01
Episode 42: Decide Already! 00:24:11 2016-08-23 06:01
Encore of Episode 11: Forgery 00:24:57 2016-08-16 06:04
Episode 41: Defeated 00:21:03 2016-08-09 06:04
Episode 40: Silver and Gold 00:22:24 2016-08-02 06:05
Encore of Episode 7: Lonely Hearts 00:33:00 2016-07-26 06:05
Episode 39: Vacations 00:16:43 2016-07-19 06:01
Episode 38: Me, Me, Me 00:24:58 2016-07-12 06:05
Episode 37: Smoke & Mirrors 00:25:02 2016-07-05 06:12
Episode 36: Science of Deception 00:17:05 2016-06-28 06:05
Episode 35: Creature Comforts 00:29:02 2016-06-21 06:00
Encore of Episode 13: Terrorism 00:26:43 2016-06-14 06:05
Episode 34: Google at Work 00:26:32 2016-06-07 06:00
Episode 33: Food for Thought 00:19:39 2016-05-31 06:00
Episode 32: The Scientific Process 00:28:17 2016-05-24 06:05
Episode 31: Your Brain on Uber 00:30:02 2016-05-17 06:01
Episode 30: WOOP, There It Is 00:21:34 2016-05-10 09:34
Episode 29: Traffic 00:17:01 2016-05-03 06:02
Episode 28: #AirbnbWhileBlack 00:22:29 2016-04-26 06:01
Episode 27: Losing Alaska 00:24:56 2016-04-19 06:05
Encore of Episode 16: Misbehaving 00:24:24 2016-04-12 06:00
Episode 26: Grit 00:29:27 2016-04-05 06:00
Episode 25: Dream Jobs 00:21:44 2016-03-29 06:00
Episode 24: Tribes and Traitors 00:28:29 2016-03-22 05:00
Episode 23: Boredom 00:21:22 2016-03-15 05:00
Encore of Episode 9: Aziz Ansari on Modern Love 00:27:51 2016-03-08 06:05
Episode 22: Originals 00:21:21 2016-03-01 06:01
Episode 21: Stroke of Genius 00:24:43 2016-02-23 06:05
Episode 20: Remembering Anarcha 00:26:41 2016-02-16 06:05
Episode 19: Dating and Mating 00:23:30 2016-02-09 06:02
Encore of Episode 2: Near Victories 00:25:34 2016-02-02 06:00
Episode 18: The Paradox of Forgiveness 00:20:06 2016-01-26 06:00
Episode 17: Resolutions 00:23:38 2016-01-19 06:00
Episode 16: Misbehaving 00:23:34 2016-01-12 06:01
Encore of Episode 3: Stereotype Threat 00:22:25 2016-01-05 06:01
Episode 15: Loss and Renewal 00:26:29 2015-12-29 06:00
Episode 14: Christmas 00:22:40 2015-12-22 06:00
Episode 13: Terrorism 00:27:05 2015-12-15 06:04
Episode 12: Humor 00:20:39 2015-12-08 06:04
Episode 11: Forgery 00:24:21 2015-12-01 06:04
Episode 10: Thanksgiving 00:19:42 2015-11-24 06:04
Episode 9: Aziz Ansari on Modern Love 00:27:12 2015-11-17 06:03
Episode 8: Back Up Plans 00:25:35 2015-11-10 06:03
Episode 7: Lonely Hearts 00:33:07 2015-11-03 06:03
Episode 6: The Science of Fear 00:21:35 2015-10-27 05:03
Episode 5: Compassion 00:20:05 2015-10-20 06:03
Episode 4: Students and Teachers 00:20:14 2015-10-13 06:03
Episode 3: Stereotype Threat 00:22:59 2015-10-06 06:08
Brain Bonus: Magic Brain 00:04:46 2015-10-02 18:03
Brain Bonus: Magic Brain 00:04:46 2015-10-02 18:03
Episode 2: Near Victories 00:24:17 2015-09-29 06:08
Episode 1: Switchtracking 00:30:45 2015-09-22 06:08
Hidden Brain: A Sneak Peek 00:05:32 2015-09-04 06:08
Welcome to the Hidden Brain Podcast 00:01:23 2015-08-09 15:53