Do genes make up your mind?

Just out now in the Journal of Economic Psychology, Martin and I have an article (PDF) in which we describe different ways in which genetic (and neurotransmitter) variation can affect decision [...]

A Sisyphean task

Dan Dennett is interviewed by Robert Wright about his views on evolution and consciousness. Their views on evolution differ, especially with Wright's contention that evolution is [...]

Brain dread

You know you are going to receive an electric shock. But you have the opportunity to choose whether you will receive the shock immediately or a bit later. What will you choose? Given the choice, [...]

Law and science incommunicado

Neuroscience affects the way we think about ourselves. It affects how we think of normal and abnormal minds. It has influence on how people are judged according to law, whether they have been [...]