Newborn babies already have a sense of how numbers work
Mini mathematician in the making?plainpicture/Blend Images/Sam Bloomberg-RissmanBy Jessica HamzelouNewborn babies seem to have a rudimentary sense of numbers, preferring smaller numbers on the left and larger ones on the right. The finding suggests that this left-to-right mental number line might be innate for humans. We visualise most of our thoughts...
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