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Dr. Gregory Berns in the News

Interviews, appearances and media coverage


Scientific American - August 8, 2017
What does your dog really want?

TIME - May 11, 2017
How Smart Is a Dog Really? The Secrets of a Canine Mind

Daily Planet – April 5, 2017
How your dog’s brain works

Science Daily – March 7, 2017
Brain scans of service-dog trainees help sort weaker recruits from the pack

The Washington Post – August 17, 2016
What does a dog want more – “good boy” or treats?

New York Magazine.com – August 5, 2015
Look, it’s a dog in a brain scanner

Futurity – August 4, 2015
How dogs know a face when they see one

TEDxAtlanta – May 18, 2015
How dogs love us

HuffingtonPost – Dec 29, 2015
Here’s how your dog really feels about you, according to science

60 Minutes - October 14, 2014
How Dogs Express Emotions

BBC Earth -  August 21, 2014
Studying the Dog Brain - Inside the Animal Mind

Phys.Org – May 23, 2014
Why dogs are the new darlings of cognitive science

National Geographic – March 24, 2014
Dog brains link pleasure with owner’s scent

Wall Street Journal – Jan 17, 2014
Five ways to know your dog loves you

Smithsonian.com – November 1, 2013
What fMRI can tell us about the thoughts and minds of dogs

Men’s Journal – 2013
How dogs love humans

The New York Times - October 5, 2013
Dogs Are People, Too

Time - October 12, 2012
What Is Your Dog Thinking

ABC World News with Diane Sawyer - May 16, 2012

RollingStone - May 10, 2012
Brain Scans Reveal What Dogs are Thinking

Jezebel - May 10, 2012
Do you really want to know what's going on in your dog's brain?

Time - May 9, 2012
Scientists Use Brain Scans to Peek at What Dogs Are Thinking

Scientific American- May 8, 2012
Brain scans reveal dogs' thoughts

Chicago Tribune - May 8, 2012

Scientists do MRI scans on dogs, asking: What are they thinking?

Gizmodo UK - May 8, 2012
What are dogs actually thinking about?

Fox News - May 8, 2012
Doggy daydreams: brain scans reveal Fido's thoughts

Gizmodo - May 7, 2012
What are dogs actually thinking about?

WIRED SCIENCE - May 4, 2012
Brain Scans Give Glimpse of How Your Dog Thinks

LiveScience - May 4, 2012
Brain Scans Show Dogs Do Pay Attention to Owners

PHYS.ORG - May 4, 2012
What is your dog thinking? Brain scans unleash canine secrets in Emory study

Science Blog - May 4, 2012
What is your dog thinking? Brain scans unleash canine secrets

Science Codex - May 4, 2012
What is your dog thinking? Brain scans unleash canine secrets in Emory study

ScienceDaily - May 4, 2012
What Is Your Dog Thinking? Brain Scans Unleash Canine Secrets

ENN - May 4, 2012
Do You Know What Your Dog Thinks?

BBC-Future: - May 2, 2012
Building the Pentagon's `like me¿ weapon

Diario da Saude - Feb 24, 2012
Vendendo a alma: cérebro processa valores sagrados por outras vias

南方报业 - Feb 16, 2012
研究称内向CEO会成为未来商业领袖 

Basler Zeitung: Leben - Feb 14, 2012
Was Gene mit Glück zu tun haben (What genes are related to happiness) 

East Peoria Times-Courier - Feb 8, 2012
Buttoned Up: Commit five acts of random organizational kindness

Fast Company - Feb 7, 2012
The Fortunes Of Solitude: Susan Cain On Introverts, The "New Groupthink," And The Problems With Brainstorming 

Bang Style - Jan 31, 2012
'Sacred Beliefs' in Sacred Part of the Brain 

Emory Magazine - Winter 2012
The Iconoclastic Brain

Co.Design - Jan 31, 2012
The Brainstorming Process Is B.S. But Can We Rework It?

WIRED - Jan 26, 2012
Human Nature and the Neurobiology of Conflict 

Mail Online - Jan 23, 2012
Some things are sacred: Scientists find beliefs that we won't 'sell out' are kept in a different part of the brain

ZEENEWS - Jan 23, 2012
Sticking to values activates 'ethics' part of brain

JS Online - Jan 23, 2012 
To sell out or not to sell out? The brain goes through distinct process

Truth Dive - Jan 23, 2012
Brain refuses to sell out sacred values

Medical Xpress - Jan 22, 2012
The price of your soul: How the brain decides whether to 'sell out'

Financial Times - Dec 21, 2011
A Head Start with Brainwaves

Wall Street Journal - Oct 15, 2011
Why We Can't Let Go of Our Losers

Wall Street Journal - Jun 13, 2011
Songs Stick in Teens' Head

NY Times - Jun 17, 2003
Brain experts now follow the money

Forbes - Sep 1, 2003
In Search of the Buy Button (Neuromarketing)

Financial Times - Sep 30, 2003
In search of the inside story of economics

Daily Record - Nov 19, 2003
Why lotto win can make you miserable

Dallas Morning News - Dec 23, 2002
Brain's choices rely on chemistry for currency

Reader's Digest - Oct, 2002
The high of being nice

Money Magazine - Oct, 2002
Your brain & your money

WIRED News - July 24, 2002
Study: Brains want to cooperate

International Herald Tribune - July 25, 2002
Why we're so nice: We're wired to cooperate

Missourian - Aug 9, 2002
Study links happiness, helping out

Chicago Tribune - Aug 12, 2002
By fits and starts life may have begun. New evolution theory is survival by gene sharing.

NY Times - July 23, 2002
Why we're so nice: We're wired to cooperate

NY Times - Feb 19, 2002
Hijacking the brain with a nickel slot machine

Nature - Mar 28, 2002
The sight of two brains talking

Reuters - July 17, 2002
Brain scans show why we love cooperating

National Post (Canada) - July 18, 2002
Humans are hardwired to do unto others

Atlanta Journal Constitution - July 19, 2002
Why cooperate? It's a pleasure, says Emory study

ScienceNow - April 17, 2001
Surprise me, please!

NY Times - April 17, 2001
Surprise! Brain likes thrill of unknown

Nature - Mar 7, 2000
Familiarity breeds contempt?

Psychology Today


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Grech, Dan (16 November 2009). "Your Mind and Your Money -- Extended Interview with Gregory Berns" (video). Public Broadcasting Service. Retrieved 2010-06-20.

Keough, Dr. Kevin (1 October 2008). "Iconoclast" (Podcast). Psychjourney. Retrieved 2010-06-20.

Staff (13 January 2006). "Dr. Greg Berns Answers Viewers' Questions on Conformity". ABC News Primetime. Retrieved 2010-06-20.

Staff. "Dr. Greg Berns: Looking at the Teenage Brain". United States Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health. Retrieved 2010-06-20.

Watt, Stephen (Spring 2009). "Iconoclasts: Great Minds Think Different (interview in Rotman Magazine)" (pdf). Desautels Centre for Integrative Thinking, Rotman School of Management, University of Toronto. Retrieved 2010-06-19.