Why Do We Fall In Love?


“What we regard as normality is our collective, protective madness, in which we repress the grim truth about the human condition.” – Ernest Becker Join Jason Silva every week as he freestyles his way into the complex systems of society, technology and human existence and discusses the truth and beauty of science in a form of existential jazz.

  • Jon Brooks (4,512)A May 19, 2015

    This gave me a chill. Awesome.

  • LakeTooNasty (3) May 20, 2015

    Jason Silva has such a way with words! I love the precision of language that he uses to describe his ideas!

  • martouk (67) September 16, 2015

    The ego is extremely needy. It requires external validation at every turn, and falling in love fills an emotional insecurity to validate the ego. People operating in the first cognition do not understand love, the ego craves falling in love so it can get the emotional high. Generally, when this high disappears, love pales for the ego does not understand love, it only craves the emotion and the dependency.