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Mind, consciousness and possibility revisited

Conjoined toddlers who seemingly share aspects of consciousness. The girls surely have a complicated conception of what they mean by “me.” If one girl sees an object with her eyes and the other sees it via that thalamic link, are … Continue reading

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Mind, consciousness and possibility

David Eagleman is a neuroscientist at Baylor College of Medicine who studies perception of time, circadian rhythms, time-traveling minds, and the essence of consciousness. Here’s the engrossing New Yorker report on his research. Eagleman had to wait a few weeks to be granted … Continue reading

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