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Dog brains respond to calls just like human brains – life – 20 February 2014 – New Scientist

Listen up Fido! The brains of humans and dogs respond in the same way to vocal sounds like laughter and barking. The finding suggests that the voice processing area of the brain evolved only once, at least 100 million years … Continue reading

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Dolphins see the world in the same way as humans do according to research – Telegraph

Dolphins see the world in a similar way to humans according to new research. Despite living in such different environments, the study concluded that dolphins, humans and chimpanzees perceive the world “in fundamentally similar ways”. Researchers at the University of … Continue reading

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Your Hidden Censor: What Your Mind Will Not Let You See: Scientific American

  Your Hidden Censor: What Your Mind Will Not Let You See: Scientific American.

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Salvia Divinorum: A Western Approach

salviamovie.com Please check out the web site, like the Facebook page and follow the Twitter feed for this documentary made by my friends Erin and Patrick.

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Can quantum physics explain the bizarre experiences of patients brought back from the brink of death? | Mail Online

  Can quantum physics explain the bizarre experiences of patients brought back from the brink of death? | Mail Online.

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I.Q. Points for Sale, Cheap – NYTimes.com

I think the take away here is: your brain can be trained.  And it should be trained from a young age, when connections in the brain are still being formed and it is relatively malleable.  Studies have also shown that … Continue reading

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How to Use Light to Control the Brain | Creating Memories & Mind Control | LiveScience

Interesting article.  Shades of Total Recall (just saw the trailer for the new one, looks more like the book intended it to look).  And since I am talking movies, if you haven’t seen Amelie, you should 🙂 How to Use … Continue reading

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Mind Wandering Takes Brainpower | Working Memory & Off Topic Thoughts | LiveScience

Funny how all those things that people used to give others a hard time about, staying up late, sleeping in, daydreaming, etc… turn out to be indicators of a more nimble and useful mind.  I guess it was all just … Continue reading

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Inside the Brain: A Journey Through Time | Brain Imaging Advances | Neurons & Neuroscience | LiveScience

  Inside the Brain: A Journey Through Time | Brain Imaging Advances | Neurons & Neuroscience | LiveScience.

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Magic mushrooms may help with depression, say leading scientists | Society | The Guardian

When will we learn?  Alcohol and tobacco go merrily along killing thousands every year, while relatively harmless drugs get demonized.  David Nutt was fired for basically pointing this obvious fact out.  Some day. Some day. Magic mushrooms may help with … Continue reading

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