Sensing the motives and feelings of others is a natural talent for humans. But how do we do it? Rebecca Saxe studies how we think about other people’s thoughts. At the Saxelab at MIT, she study what happens in our brains when we consider the motives, passions and beliefs.

If you share an interest in the subject: How we read each other’s minds check this TED Talk out.

In general I’m a huge fan of TED talks. The speakers are extremely gifted and the subjects super interesting. If you like to keep an open mind to Technology, Entertainment and Design (=TED), give yourself a break sometimes and spend it on TED talks.