What accounts for the remarkable ability to get inside another person's head - to know what they're thinking and feeling? "Mind reading" is the very heart of what it means to be human, creating a bridge between self and others that is fundamental to the development of culture and society. But until recently, scientists didn't understand what in the brain makes it possible. This has all changed in the last decade.
"The Science behind Our Love for March Madness" is from the March 17, 2016, Opinion section of The Washington Post. It was written by Marco Iacoboni and narrated by Sam Scholl.