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The brain creates consciousness
By: Outoforbit, on 30 Oct 2016


What proof do we have that the brain creates the conscious experience that is taking place now, i.e. the consciousness that is perceiving these words/thoughts.  


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Neuroscientists scanning brain can predict choices 11 Seconds before they are conscious
New PNAS paper claims scientists have identified two brain networks one responsible for volition at the other for agency that together create the sense of free will
The theory the brain creates consciousness is consistent with a vast quantity of psychophysics
The brain creates consciousness

Neuroscientists scanning brain can predict choices 11 Seconds before they are conscious

https://www.zerohedge.com/news/2019-03-19/reality-mind-reading-these-neuroscientists-can-predict-your-choices-11-seconds-you

 


A new paper in PNAS provides evidence that scientists have identified two brain networks, when responsible for volition and the other responsible for agency, that together create a sense of free will. The scientists used a new technique based on lesions. https://digest.bps.org.uk/2018/12/06/researchers-say-theyve-identified-two-brain-networks-one-responsible-for-volition-the-other-for-agency-that-together-underlie-our-sense-of-free-will/?fbclid=IwAR2MvcfQNc9PIV2EkSjzX1aeZtkm3yn_poPEor24yaPWeC9qtP3-3dA5-Kc

 


For a summary see: https://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/tg/detail/-/0262025485/ref=ase_wwwwhatisthou-20/102-2831699-3242545?v=glance&s=book/wwwwhatisthou-20

https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/0684801582/ref=dbs_a_def_rwt_bibl_vppi_i0

 


What proof do we have that the brain creates the conscious experience that is taking place now, i.e. the consciousness that is perceiving these words/thoughts.  


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