The Universe Inside Your Mind


400 years ago, we began to explore the universe with simple tools, and it challenged our beliefs about our place in the universe. Are investigations of the universe inside our minds any different?

Dive deeper

Richard Panek’s Seeing and Believing is the definitive guide to the revolution brought by the telescope.

Those interested in pointing the telescope inside the mind: pick up Daniel Kahneman’s Thinking, Fast and Slow or Elliot Aronson’s The Social Animal.


The Universe Inside was created and developed by Mahzarin Banaji and Olivia Kang with funding from PwC and Harvard University.

Narration by Mahzarin Banaji

Artwork by Olivia Kang

Camera & Editing by Evan Younger

Music by Big Score Audio and Tiny Music via Premium Beat