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The Real Reason for Brains

Video   Aug 30, 2019 | Original Video from TED via YouTube

 

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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