Primate brains react differently to faces of friends and VIPs
Familiar or best buddy? Primate brains register the differenceTierfotoagentur/Alamy Stock PhotoBy Aylin WoodwardTwo newly identified brain areas in rhesus monkeys seem to help the animals recognise familiar faces. Primates, Homo sapiens included, must be able to differentiate between faces and recognise friend from foe because social hierarchies play...
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