Thinking Outside the (Skull) Box (Part 4)

Click here to read Part 3! By Deepak Chopra, M.D., Menas C. Kafatos, Ph.D., P. Murali Doraiswamy, MBBS, Rudolph E. Tanzi, Ph.D., Neil Theise, MD The skull is not an impermeable barrier, nor is the famous “blood-brain barrier” that served to keep the brain in splendid chemical isolation. So the…

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Thinking Outside the (Skull) Box (Part 3)

Click here to read Part 2! By Deepak Chopra, M.D., Menas C. Kafatos, Ph.D., P. Murali Doraiswamy, MBBS, Rudolph E. Tanzi, Ph.D., Neil Theise, MD Thinking outside the box has become such a cliché that it tends to be meaningless. Advertisers want to convince us that eating granola instead of…

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Thinking Outside the (Skull) Box, Part 2

photo: h.koppdelaney    Click here for Part 1 Let’s consider whether only human brains create minds. Few people who have pets or live on farms or go camping would say that the animals they encounter don’t have minds. (This view accords with abundant evidence that the genes,…

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