168. Sex & Dating: The 3 Phases of Love & Why We Love and Cheat

07 takeaways from this talk: After putting 32 people into a Functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging (FMRI) brain scanner, we found that… 00:01:36 The falling in love process goes pretty much like this: Lust & sex drive. Your instinctive and uncontrollable desire for sexual gratification gets you out of your pajamas and off your couch on … Continue reading 168. Sex & Dating: The 3 Phases of Love & Why We Love and Cheat

211. Critical Thinking: Brainwashing’s Implication in Education, Advertising, Religion & Government

Published in 2004, Kathleen Taylor‘s book Brainwashing: The Science of Thought Control looks at the history of brainwashing as we know it through the lens of neuroscience and psychology, defines the spectum of ‘brainwashing’ from persuasion to aggressive thought reform, and shows how strategies of brainwashing can be observed in religion, advertising, education and government.