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Why Do We Have Brains?

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This is a teaser to Neuroscientist Daniel Wolpert TED Talk with the title "The real reason for brains".

He starts from a surprising premise: the brain evolved, not to think or feel, but to control movement:

Why do we have brains? Watch this video on YouTube

In this entertaining, data-rich talk he gives us a glimpse into how the brain creates the grace and agility of human motion.

Watch the full TED talk here.

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