Genre: Educational, Science
Premise: This Emmy-nominated series is designed to mess with the ultimate supercomputer. Host Jason Silva reveals how brains process information related to topics like stress, addiction, competition, food, trust and language. Interactive games and hidden-camera experiments capture hilarious and shocking results, and viewers get real-world takeaways -- how to improve memory, get a better night's sleep, make more money -- to use in everyday situations.
S03, E04 (First Aired: Jan. 13, 2014)
Surprising facts about attraction; love-at-first sight feelings are all in your head and how hidden formulas can predict whom you find attractive.
S03, E02 (First Aired: Dec. 31, 2013)
Learn why it pays to be more trusting in an untrustworthy world and skeptical of the workings of your own brain.