Building blocks of memories seen in brains for the first time
Mapping memorySusanne Reichinnek/Institut de neurobiologie de la mediterraneeBy Emily BensonAt last, we’ve seen what might be the primary building blocks of memories lighting up in the brains of mice. We have cells in our brains – and so do rodents – that keep track of our location and the distances we’ve travelled. These neurons are also known to...
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