Daniel Wolpert

The real reason for brains

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Neuroscientist Daniel Wolpert starts from a surprising premise: the brain evolved, not to think or feel, but to control movement. In this entertaining, data-rich talk he gives us a glimpse into how the brain creates the grace and agility of human motion.

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Daniel Wolpert · Movement expert

A neuroscientist and engineer, Daniel Wolpert studies how the brain controls the body.

A neuroscientist and engineer, Daniel Wolpert studies how the brain controls the body.