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The Neuroscience of Fate

Hannah Critchlow in conversation with Hannah MacInnes

67 mins watch time

Posted April 2021

Science, Technology & the Future

So many of us believe that we are free to shape our own destiny. But what if free will doesn’t exist?

What if our lives are largely predetermined, hardwired in our brains – and our choices are not real choices at all? Hannah Critchlow joins us to show the extraordinary potential, as well as dangers, which come with being able to predict our likely futures – and look at how we can alter what’s in store for us.