Emergence: Mind from Brain
Almost Gate. Two things, almost the same, get treated as the same.
Are You Illogical?
Looking for a pattern is a completely legitimate style of thinking. It doesn't use logic. It counts features.
A Person Meets Society
Culture is the collection of fossilized behavioral solutions of our cultural ancestors that we have adopted. They support the continuation of society.
Do Neurons Control Thinking?
Neurons are not arbiters of thoughts that arose outside of the brain. Thoughts result from the collective action of neurons.
Can we increase our IQ?
The core finding is that two years of additional education increased the average IQ by 7.5 points.
One Brain or Two Hemispheres
Our creative interpretations and logical deductions vie for superiority in responding to challenges in our life.
Pattern-Matching, Similarity, and Almost Gate
If two inputs are almost the same, downstream ,in the brain, they become the same.*
Once in a Lifetime Events
Expect two to three extremely rare events to0 occur during your life.
Our dimensional favoritism is preconscious, yet it affects us daily.