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Episode 35: Anthony Zador on How our Brains Work

The brain is a complex machine, but some of us study its circuits and figure out its secrets. Anthony Zador joins Vasant Dhar in episode 35 of Brave New World to reveal what the cutting edge of neuroscience looks like.

Useful resources:
1. Anthony Zador at Cold Spring Harbor LaboratoryGoogle Scholar and Twitter.
2. Christof Koch on Amazon.
3. A critique of pure learning and what artificial neural networks can learn from animal brains — Anthony Zador.
4. Mind Children: The Future of Robot and Human Intelligence — Hans Moravec.
5. The Nature of Intelligence — Episode 7 of Brave New World (w Yann LeCun).
6. How the Mind Works — Steven Pinker.
7. Ebbinghaus Illusion.