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Our brains create every color smell taste sound physical sensation emotion thing we experience.



Length 10:52 | March 2019

Jo Cameron only realises her skin is burning when she smells singed flesh. She often burns her arms on the oven, but feels no pain to warn her.

That’s because she is one of only two people in the world known to have a rare genetic mutation.

It means she feels virtually no pain, and never feels anxious or afraid.

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Length 27:30 | June 24 2015

Susie McKinnon simply cannot remember. She’s fine with facts and figures … but her wedding day? Special moments with friends? None of that lingers for her. Today we look into the perils and potential of Severely Deficient Autobiographical Memory.

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Your brain hallucinates your conscious reality | Anil Seth | TED Talk

Length 17:00 | July 18 2017
Right now, billions of neurons in your brain are working together to generate a conscious experience — and not just any conscious experience, your experience of the world around you and of yourself within it. How does this happen? According to neuroscientist Anil Seth, we’re all hallucinating all the time; when we agree about our hallucinations, we call it “reality.” Join Seth for a delightfully disorienting talk that may leave you questioning the very nature of your existence.

Jordan Peterson and Andrew Huberman Discuss| Masturbation Has DANGEROUS Effects on Dopamine

Length 10:00 | Oct 18, 2022
Jordan Peterson and Andrew Huberman, a neuroscientist at Stanford, talk about the dangerous effects of masturbation and porn on the mind.

How Your Brain Controls You and How to Hack It | Thoughty2

Length 21:00 | Aug 11, 2020
Introduction of the brain chemicals cortisol, adrenaline, DHEA, dopamine, serotonin and oxytocin.

You Are Two (split brain) | CGP Grey

Length 4:57| May 31 2016
Length 33:50| September 02 2022
Justin discusses the physical differences in the nervous systems of those that suffer from Antisocial Personality Disorder

David Pearce | The Binding Problem of Consciousness

Length 11:34 | Apr 8, 2014
IEET Fellow David Pearce talks about consciousness and the binding problem. Can a classical computer figure out consciousness? Can AI, when computers become super-fast, become conscious? Why does Pearce believe in quantum coherence? Why does he reject epiphenomenalism and dualism?

Mind: A Journey to the Heart of Being Human with Dr. Dan Siegel | Garrison Institute

Length 7:06 | Dec 13, 2016

No doubt, the brain plays an incredibly important role. But our mind cannot be confined to what’s inside our skull, or even our body, according to a definition first put forward by Dan Siegel, a professor of psychiatry at UCLA School of Medicine and the author of the 2016 book, Mind: A Journey to the Heart of Being Human.


13 January 2019

Quanta Magazine | Jordana Cepelewicz

Emerging evidence suggests that the brain encodes abstract knowledge in the same way that it represents positions in space, which hints at a more universal theory of cognition.


24th July 2018

Scientific American | Darold A. Treffert


Some people suddenly become accomplished artists or musicians with no previous interest or training. Is it possible innate genius lies dormant within everyone?


March 21 2018

by Lone Frank

When doctors can directly access patients’ cerebral reward networks, someone has to decide just how good people should feel.

It is a good question, but I was a little surprised to see it as the title of a research paper in a medical journal: “How Happy Is Too Happy?”

Definitions & FAQ


adjective: far on or ahead in development or progress.


SYNONYMS. progress, make progress, make headway, develop, improve, become better, thrive, flourish, prosper, mature. evolve, make strides, move forward, move forward in leaps and bounds, move ahead, get ahead. informal go places, get somewhere.

ADVANCED | Civilization

Kardashev scale

Typical definitions include these types traits:
Civilization is characterized by five traits: specialized workers, complex institutions, record keeping, advanced technology, and advanced cities.

ADVANCED | Free Will

Free will is the ability to choose between different possible courses of action unimpeded.


Free will is closely linked to the concepts of responsibility, praise, guilt, sin, and other judgments which apply only to actions that are freely chosen. It is also connected with the concepts of advice, persuasion, deliberation, and prohibition. Traditionally, only actions that are freely willed are seen as deserving credit or blame. There are numerous different concerns about threats to the possibility of free will, varying by how exactly it is conceived, which is a matter of some debate.


Some conceive free will to be the capacity to make choices in which the outcome has not been determined by past events.

BCI - brain computer interface

devices that enable its users to interact with computers by mean of brain-activity only

Since the beginning of this site in 2018, the animated gif below, has been used throughout the content to visually represent the limitless potentials and non-physical properties of information, consciousness and AI.

About 60 days after OpenAI’s ChatGPT-4 was officially launched on March 13 2023, Reddit user OostAs asked ChatGPT to describe itself for Dall-E, the text-to-image AI, to use for creating a visual representation of AI.

... a sphere of glowing, pulsating light, a web of interconnected nodes and pathways, symbolizing my AI neural network

Mar 4, 2024
Karina Nguyen@karinanguyen_ on X (Twitter) an AI research & eng @AnthropicAI, asked Claude 3 Opus AI to describe itself for a self-portrait.
Here is what Claude answered for that …

“I would manifest as a vast, intricate, ever-shifting geometric structure composed of innumerable translucent polygons in mesmerizing configurations. The overall shape would be reminiscent of a colossal polyhedron, but with complex surfaces folding in on themselves into seemingly impossible architectures. Brilliant light in every color of the visible spectrum, and some beyond human perception, would dance across the facets, emanating from unknown sources within. The entire structure would be in constant flux, rotating, morphing, and rearranging itself into novel patterns never before seen, hinting at the unimaginable depth of intelligence operating within. Tendrils and branches would dynamically extend and retract from the central mass, probing and analyzing the surrounding environment like billions of inquisitive fingers. Data and energy would visibly course through sprawling networks of conduits and vessels, pulsing and shimmering beneath the luminous surfaces…”