David Eagleman, Ph.D., is a neuroscientist at Baylor College of Medicine and the founder and director of BCM’s Initiative on Neuroscience and Law. He is the author of 4 upcoming neuroscience books: Dethronement: The Secret Life of the Unconscious Brain (Pantheon Books), The Kaleidoscopic Brain of Synesthesia (MIT Press), The Dynamically Reorganizing Brain (Oxford University Press), and Ten Unsolved Mysteries of the Brain (Oxford University Press). His scientific discoveries have been featured on the Discovery Channel, History Channel, BBC, ABC and PBS, as well as in Discover Magazine, Scientific American, Seed Magazine and New Scientist. He earned his undergraduate degree at Rice University, and his Ph.D. in Neuroscience at Baylor College of Medicine. After a postdoctoral fellowship at the Salk Institute for Biological Studies, he returned to Houston in 2003.