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Exploratorium After Dark
This is Your Brain on Meditation with Dr. Emiliana Simon-Thomas (Video)
Date: May 8, 2012
Running Time: 00:37:04
In this special lecture given at After Dark, Dr. Emiliana Simon-Thomas relates scientific studies of contemplative practices. Dr. Simon-Thomas is Science Director for the Greater Goods Science Center at UC Berkeley. Her current research examines the conceptual nature, experiential properties, and biological underpinnings of positive states like compassion, as well ... More »
Experience life After Dark, an evening series exclusively for adults that mixes cocktails, conversation, and playful, innovative science and art events. Not a theater, cabaret, or gallery, After Dark contains aspects of all three. Each evening showcases a different topic--from music to sex to electricity--but all include a cash bar ... More »