The wisdom of the aging brain | Curio

The wisdom of the aging brain

21 mins | Oct 5, 2020

Tantalizing evidence suggests that brain activity shifts to increase wisdom as we age. "This shift in brain activity may foster wisdom in some people, a way of being that moves one away from self-centeredness toward emotional equanimity and wider social consciousness. We may even be able to work toward wisdom in old age." Award-winning journalist and author Anil Ananthaswamy analyses for Nautilus.

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