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Oliver Sacks

  1. science of us
    Oliver Sacks’s Latest Book Asks: What Do We Mean When We Talk About ‘the Mind’?The late neurologist’s posthumous essay collection, A River of Consciousness, is more interested in posing questions than in finding the answers.
  2. giving thanks
    4 Oliver Sacks Quotes on GratitudeFrom a posthumous book of essays by the late neurologist and writer. 
  3. the brain
    Remembering 7 of Oliver Sacks’s Most Fascinating Case StudiesRevisiting the famed neurologist’s work after his death this weekend. 
  4. strange cases
    The Strange Case of the Woman Haunted by DragonsImagine dragons, indeed. 
  5. How Hallucinogens Taught Dr. Oliver Sacks EmpathyRevisiting the neurologist-slash-writer’s most recent work on his 81st birthday.