Scientist, Author, Speaker


The science of consciousness

Understanding the biological basis of conscious experience is one of the great challenges for 21st Century Science.

The neuroscience of consciousness.

Highlights of my research and outreach.

Books, article, and blog posts.

The Sunday Times Top 10 Bestseller


Being You – A New Science of Consciousness

“A vast-ranging, phenomenal achievement”, The Guardian (Book of the Week). “Hugely inspirational”, David Byrne. “[An] extraordinary debut”, The Bookseller (Editor’s Choice).

Consciousness at TED


Your brain hallucinates your conscious reality

Anil’s 2017 main-stage TED talk now has more than 12 million views.

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