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Change the Brain, Change “Reality”

The brain creates our core sense of reality, and we can learn a lot about that by noticing what happens when it is damaged by aging, accident, or illness. 485 more words

Human Consciousness

Book review: The Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat

Deafeningly loud Irish folk music would disrupt any conversation, especially if the music can only be heard by one person — a result of her constant temporal-lobe seizures. 897 more words

Disorders

Let the quest begin!

I’ve always been really curious about the brain, and after I read The Man Who Mistook His Wife For a Hat by Oliver Sacks, I realized the science involved with the brain was just life viewed through a more technical lens. 43 more words

Neuroscience