So I went to go see a live at the LIC watertaxi beach last night. This is mildly what I think I might think heaven to be like. A large group of people who have gathered together to listen intently to science stuff 0n a beach with a beautiful view while drinking sangria (not to mention a large contingent of lesbians,
Anyway they talked about decision making... and it was delightful especially cause I just finished a grant that a large portion of it was what they were talking about. The science was pretty solid (as always with them) though I was a little upset with their placement of the limbic system and the dorsal lateral prefrontal cortex, but I kinda qualify as an Uber-Nerd.
Anyway if you like This American Life and you are interested in the way the world/your own brain works tune into radiolab. It's one of the best shows out there.