Near-death experiences may seem
like the stuff of supermarket tabloids, but there are real patterns
to what people report after coming close to departing this
life. Dr. Bruce Greyson has been studying near-death
experiences for decades and has stories to tell about out-of-body
phenomena, that light at the end of the tunnel, and a
near-universal finding of new meaning in life after coming close to
Plus... a glimpse of what
happens to your brain after death.
This Is Your Brain With Dr. Phil Stieg provides a fascinating look into the human brain, with each episode asking new questions — and finding new answers — about our most mysterious organ. Together with his expert guests, Dr. Stieg takes us on a journey that reveals unexpected secrets at every turn, and redefines what we know about ourselves and our place in the world.
The podcast explores the many fascinating aspects of neuroscience, ranging from how the brain is wired for both sudden bursts of violence and the pervasive inner calm of meditation. Where does confidence come from? How do we remember traumatic events – or do we? How do other animals experience consciousness? Does storytelling change our brains?
Take the journey with us as we explore the very foundation of what makes us human.