In his new book "Consciousness and the Social Brain" neuroscientist Michael Graziano proposes that the same circuitry our brain uses to attribute awareness to others is used to create our own sense of awareness. Episode 108 is an interview with Dr. Graziano about this novel approach to the mystery of consciousness. For detailed show notes and episode transcripts please visit http://brainsciencepodcast.com. Send your feedback to firstname.lastname@example.org. If you use the Brain Science Mobile App be sure to check the episode extras for free Premium content.