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The idea of a matryoshka brain combines Freeman Dyson’s most famous concept with an almost unimaginably large and powerful computer. A Dyson sphere would be a megastructure completely enclosing the Sun capturing all of the solar energy while simultaneously providing an interior surface area many times that of the Earth. 576 more words

Musing

Vocal Learning Behavior in Songbirds (And how this relates to humans)

Masters of songs, and inspiring the works of the literati and artists of the past as well as the present, songbirds are an intriguing species. Their mellifluous string of songs is what fascinated renowned poets such as Wordsworth, Keats, and Shelley, and painters such as Imru Al Qays, Ren Yi, and George Baselitz to place the magnificent songbird into their works. 1,219 more words

Behavior

OCD, the gut and sauerkraut

I suffer from OCD, and have done alot of research on the physical aspects so I can tackle it from all angles. Research shows that there is a physical component to OCD. 388 more words

Personal and Mass Media Merge

Just yesterday, I could with great certainty predict the odds of your brain filter receiving my message. The messenger (email, television, voice mail, radio, text, mail, magazine, newspaper, brochure, billboard, etc.) would deliver my message to you as instructed. 391 more words

Social Process Designs

OCD and Chemical Imbalance

While the cause of obsessive-compulsive disorder is not actually known, many professionals and lay people often attribute the disorder to a chemical imbalance. SSRIs, which are medications that affect… 456 more words

Mental Health

The ventral pallidum

The ventral pallidum is a structure within the basal ganglia of the brain. It is an output nucleus whose fibres project to thalamicnuclei, such as the… 43 more words

Epistemology

basal ganglia

The basal ganglia (or basal nuclei) comprise multiple subcortical nuclei, of varied origin, in the brains of vertebrates, which are situated at the base of the… 813 more words

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