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The claustrum’s proposed role in consciousness is supported by the effect and target localization of Salvia divinorum. Secrets From The Brains Of 13 Creative Geniuses. In 1963, Nancy Andreasen was the first female tenure-tracked English professor at the University of Iowa.

Secrets From The Brains Of 13 Creative Geniuses

Soon after, her first book about the poet John Donne was accepted by a publisher. Her career was off to a smashing start, but she had a nagging feeling. "Who would this book help? " she couldn't stop herself from thinking. Lloyd Pye on Reincarnation. Some people can become very agitated about the subject of reincarnation, so if you have strong feelings against the idea or possibility of it, please don't read any further or open the link at the end of this message.

Lloyd Pye on Reincarnation

For those who have an interest in it, please understand that reincarnation is a seriously researched subject with a great deal of solid academic scholarship attached to it. There are over 100 topnotch cases on record like the one you will see documented in the video that follows. Scientists looked inside bird brains and found they're far more sophisticated than yours — Quartz. Think again the next time you call someone “bird-brained.”

Scientists looked inside bird brains and found they're far more sophisticated than yours — Quartz

You might be giving them a compliment. Bird brains are small. An emu’s brain accounts for 0.06% of its body mass, whereas a human’s is 2%. Yet some birds are capable of using tools, recognizing themselves in the mirror, and saving food for future use. How is this possible? A study published on June 13 in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences tried to find an answer. VUE. Sensation and Perception, Fourth Edition. The Roots of Consciousness: Theory, Consciousness and the New Physics.

Consciousness and the New Physics Space-Time According to Einstein The special theory of relativity, formulated by Albert Einstein in 1905, is based on the experimentally confirmed idea that the velocity of light is the same universal constant, c= 3x1010 cm.

The Roots of Consciousness: Theory, Consciousness and the New Physics

/sec., for all observers who move uniformly in straight lines relative to each other. Consequently, Einstein's genius deduced that events which are simultaneous to one observer are not simultaneous to a second observer. Nobel laureates Albert Einstein, scientist, and Rabindranath Tagore, mystical poet Furthermore, moving clocks run slow. Kuda Bux – The Man With X Ray Vision – By Vince Daczynski In 1958 while reading the Daily News one day, I noticed a small ad placed by Kuda Bux, an Indian mystic, who promoted himself as “The Man With X Ray Eyes.”

Kuda Bux – The Man With X Ray Vision –

The ad promised a free demonstration of his X Ray vision, the following Wednesday at 7 p.m. 24 Essential Mind Mapping and Brainstorming Tools. Mind mapping is the process of using visual diagrams to show the relationships between ideas or information.

24 Essential Mind Mapping and Brainstorming Tools

Its popular uses include project planning, collecting and organizing thoughts, brainstorming and presentations — all in order to help solve problems, map out resources and uncover new ideas. Integral theory consciousness. Ken Wilber Journal of Consciousness Studies, 4 (1), February 1997, pp. 71-92 Copyright, 1997, Imprint Academic Abstract: An extensive data search among various types of developmental and evolutionary sequences yielded a `four quadrant' model of consciousness and its development (the four quadrants being intentional, behavioural, cultural, and social).

Integral theory consciousness

Each of these dimensions was found to unfold in a sequence of at least a dozen major stages or levels. Combining the four quadrants with the dozen or so major levels in each quadrant yields an integral theory of consciousness that is quite comprehensive in its nature and scope. A course in consciousness.

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A course in consciousness

Sensation & Perception: Gabor Patches. Brain Hacks. ...For answer Holmes clapped the hat upon his head.

Brain Hacks

Cymatica. Consciousness. Brain study switches a woman's consciousness on and off. Scientists have wondered for some time if a person could experience a state of unconsciousness without entering into a deep sleep.

Brain study switches a woman's consciousness on and off

Now a new anecdotal study, published in the journal Epilepsy and Behavior, demonstrates it may be possible to turn someone's consciousness on and off like the switch of a light. Researchers made the discovery after implanting electrodes in the brain of a 54-year-old woman with intractable epilepsy. They were looking to identify the site of the woman's seizures, using electrical stimulation on various regions of her brain including the claustrum, a thin layer of neurons attached to the neocortex center of the brain. Stimulating this area of the brain appeared to disrupt normal consciousness.

The Latest DIY Craze: Brain Hacking. Anthony Lee had just begun trying to hack his brain when his girlfriend caught him at it. He was sitting in the living room of his Alabama home with electrodes attached to his head, fiddling with the device he’d built to send a current through his gray matter, when she walked in. “It was that awkward moment when your family walks in on you while you’re doing science,” he says with a laugh. Lee was an early member of a DIY community that’s sprung up around a technology called transcranial direct current stimulation (tDCS). This noninvasive way to jolt brain cells is being studied in labs and clinics for its potential to reveal how our brains function—and perhaps to augment abilities or treat disorders.

Unlike most other brain-tweaking technologies, tDCS doesn’t require expensive equipment; all it takes is a 9-volt battery, some simple circuits, and a couple of electrodes. 119 Documentaries To Expand Your Consciousness.