Our ability to think in a random way peaks at 25 then declines
Choices, choicesAdrian Brown/Bloomberg via GettyBy Timothy RevellIt’s surprisingly difficult to come up with a truly random sequence of numbers or items. Doing so requires cognitive skills such as memory and attention, as well as a sense of complexity. “Our brains are wired to find patterns even where there are none – for example, when looking at clouds...
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