Whether we’re conscious of it or not, the things we design can design us as well. “We become what we behold,” as the old proverb goes. Such is the power of ontological design. Jason Silva, host of National Geographic Channel’s Brain Games, explores the feedback loops that cause the brain to be influenced by locations and designs. You can watch Jason’s feature video for Big Think above, read the transcript at BigThink.com, and get more of Jason’s insights by watching one of his Shots Of Awe below.