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#AskDifferent – the Podcast of the Einstein Foundation

#AskDifferent – the Podcast of the Einstein Foundation
#AskDifferent, the Einstein Foundation’s podcast series, offers a unique behind-the-scenes opportunity to learn more about the pioneering minds affiliated with and funded by the Foundation, and to find out how their outstanding careers were shaped both by chance and circumstance. What is it that drives them to ask differently, to perpetually ask new questions, and explore the world in all its detail?

#15: Carsten Finke

The Memory Researcher

Can you rely on your memory? To what extent are memories constructed? Can lost knowledge be restored after a brain-damaging illness? The research of the neurologist Carsten Finke from the Charité – Universitätsmedizin and the Berlin School of Mind and Brain touches on both cognitive and philosophical questions. In the podcast, he reports on amazing studies, and makes it clear how adaptable the human brain really is. Language: German