brain function

TRAUMA, Part One

August 9th, 2014

I recall leaving the Frankenstein monster lumbering around my laboratory and my poor puppy trying to take a chunk out of his leg, with the barest, wryest h

THE CONSCIOUS BATTLE: A MAN, A MONSTER, AND HIS DOG UNLEASHED

July 27th, 2014

To understand a thing a scientist first breaks it down to its component parts to see how all parts work together.  This is the way most science wo

THE UNCONSCIOUS, Part Four Enter The Dragon

July 13th, 2014

When last we saw Woody Allen, such as we imagine him, he was lying on his analyst’s couch free associating about the major events that populated his world, events that were

THE UNCONSCIOUS, Part Three

April 2nd, 2014

When we left off, I described how I had been in heated discussion with a correspondent who had said that he did not believe that the mind was only made up of chemicals, then went further to say the

THE UNCONSCIOUS, Part Two

November 19th, 2013

As previously discussed, Sam Harris suggested swapping our situations with other people by substituting atom-for-atom, while I proposed the Cherokee way as being most effective, that is, by walking