Are you a nice person? Brain scans can tell how generous you are
Give me a generous helpingAriel Skelley/GettyBy New Scientist staff and Press AssociationAre you a giver or a taker? Brain scans have identified a region of the cerebral cortex responsible for generosity – and some of us are kinder than others. The area was identified using a computer game that linked different symbols to cash prizes that either went...
I regard the brain as a computer which will stop working when its component fail. There is no heaven or afterlife for broken-down computers. That is a fairy story for people afraid of the dark