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  • BRAIN GAMES

  • Friday 26 August at 12:00PM
  • National Geographic Channel
  • Schadenfreude show

    Schadenfreude

    Do you feel joy at other people's misfortune? Here's why your brain does that.

    (02:25)
  • Theory of Mind show

    Theory of Mind

    Do you have the perspective of a child? Here's how your brain develops awareness of other people's minds.

    (02:04)
  • Sensory Stumbling Block show

    Sensory Stumbling Block

    Could you steer the backwards bike? Here's why your brain's instincts take over.

    (01:28)
  • Startle Response show

    Startle Response

    Can you control your involutary reflexes? Here's what happens in your brain when you are surprised.

    (02:57)
  • Divine Interaction show

    Divine Interaction

    How does your brain interact with the divine?

    (01:19)
  • Drop into the abyss show

    Drop into the abyss

    What happens to your brain after you go over the edge?

    (02:18)
  • Thinking Positively In Vegas show

    Thinking Positively In Vegas

    Test subjects holding happy poses are more likely to bet big in Vegas.

    (02:23)
  • To Remember or Not to Remember show

    To Remember or Not to Remember

    Think you can’t be fooled? Watch and listen closely as our actors depict a scene that is sure to test your memory skills.

    (03:01)
  • Jason Silva on Memory show

    Jason Silva on Memory

    Host Jason Silva illustrates just how much our past frames our future.

    (01:34)
  • Helping Hands show

    Helping Hands

    When a woman falls to the ground, bystanders rush to help her to her feet, but how can a simple wardrobe change affect...

    (02:58)
  • Barista Undercover show

    Barista Undercover

    We've rigged a coffee shop with hidden cameras to test the customers' morality when the barista gives them back too much change.

    (03:00)
  • Brain Magic: The Morality Illusion show

    Brain Magic: The Morality Illusion

    Illusionist Eric Leclerc has a little fun with a volunteer and some extremely cute baby chicks.

    (03:53)