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Yaïr Pinto
Cognitive Psychologist, University of Amsterdam

Yaïr Pinto is a cognitive psychologist and physicist who works as an assistant professor at the psychology department of the University of Amsterdam in the Netherlands. His main interests are how the brain creates consciousness, and to what extent we possess free will.

Written by Yaïr Pinto