Sands of Titan may dance to their own static electricity
Enlarge / The lakes of Titan may have highly charged dunes on their shores.NASA reader comments 2 Share this story Granular flows are, not to put too fine a point on it, horrible. In some situations, they flow like a normal fluid, but a minuscule change will cause the flow to jam. In the right situation, the particles will experience enough friction...
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