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Via – Philosophy and Science of Mind and Brain Someone with the condition known as grapheme-color synesthesia might experience the number 2 in turquoise or the letter S in magenta. Now, researchers reporting their findings online in the Cell Press journal Current Biology on November 17 have shown that those individuals also show heightened …

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– Philosophy and Science of Mind and Brain

People who meditate may be able to use their brain in ways others can’t to tune out distractions and focus on the present task at hand.




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ScienceDaily (2010-09-03) — Unexpectedly, scientists have now discovered a true counterpart of the cerebral cortex in an invertebrate, a marine worm. Their findings give an idea of what the most ancient higher brain centers looked like, and what our distant ancestors used them for.

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