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Don't we all have our own brain to study? Don't we all compare some of our abilities to the abilities of others and wonder why they can do something and we cannot?

Or why we can do something and they cannot.

Have a look at the Rubic Cube topic on the Misc board and my comment to it...

It is a wonderful example of the brain consciously processing a few thousand pieces of information when the brain takes in tens of thousands of pieces of information per second, and this kid is focusing in on bits of information that are quite extraordinary for the amount of time his eyes see something quite complex and works out how to manipulate the cube to solve it...and 3 cubes flashing before his eyes for a split second, let a lone one second.

That is a lot of info being processed where certain pieces are caught. I bet he forgets to brush his teeth before bed lol. I say that because I sometimes do lol...it is a simple comparison between two brains where my experience might be the experience of another...or not...I'd have to ask him and find out...immerse myself in his world instead of just imagining.

I can look up to the sky and see a dog chasing a ball in the clouds. I know it isn't a dog chasing a ball because they are clouds...but I have to know what a dog chasing a ball looks like to make the connection....and then they are just clouds in the sky...puffy things coursing along and changing shapes.

As a kid up until nearly 3, I had an imaginary friend named Mary who stood on the palm of my hand. She appeared after my brother was born and I got to practice what it was like to teach Mary things about my surroundings until my brother became my side-kick. Going to bed, I would even get my mum to kiss Mary goodnight, and she would lay on the pillow next to my head with the blanket pulled up to her chin, just like me. She disappeared when my brother was able to make sentences because I would talk to Mary about things and he would listen to what I was saying, and also be interested in what I was telling Mary about grass or the fence or our dog or when to brush our teeth or anything really. I had her for over a year and she was with me and my brother every moment. He wasn't sure about her though...I could 'see' her, mum kissed 'her', and yet there was no-one there.

One day I was asked where Mary had gone and I said she went down the road to another boy who just got a new baby brother.

True story...just like all the other stories I tell...based upon personal experiences.

No-one expects a Spanish Inquisition

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The Secrets of the Holographic Universe 1074 drew 16-Jun-18 22:41
Re: The Secrets of the Holographic Universe 261 jazzmumbles 17-Jun-18 00:03
Re: The Secrets of the Holographic Universe 191 drew 17-Jun-18 03:24
oroborus 199 greengirl5 18-Jun-18 02:58
Re: oroborus 146 drrayeye 19-Jun-18 16:34
Re: The Secrets of the Holographic Universe 167 jazzmumbles 18-Jun-18 10:53
Re: The Secrets of the Holographic Universe 194 Susan Doris 17-Jun-18 04:48
To be frank... 229 drew 18-Jun-18 00:45
"frank" is not good enough 174 drrayeye 19-Jun-18 16:44
Frank is quite fine 152 drew 20-Jun-18 01:32
Re: "frank" is not good enough 158 Susan Doris 20-Jun-18 08:13
Re: The Secrets of the Holographic Universe 190 Itatw70s 17-Jun-18 16:59
Well, how substantial are we as ‘beings’ in the Universe? 191 drew 18-Jun-18 00:51
Re: Well, how substantial are we as ‘beings’ in the Universe? 215 greengirl5 18-Jun-18 03:11
Re: Well, how substantial are we as ‘beings’ in the Universe? 153 Itatw70s 19-Jun-18 00:20
Re: Well, how substantial are we as ‘beings’ in the Universe? 173 drew 19-Jun-18 02:03
Re: Well, how substantial are we as ‘beings’ in the Universe? 148 Itatw70s 19-Jun-18 16:31
OT films 151 drew 20-Jun-18 09:17
I think I like this Dr Jude Currivan... 156 drew 20-Jun-18 10:13
Re: I think I like this Dr Jude Currivan... 150 Eddie Larry 20-Jun-18 16:58
Re: I think I like this Dr Jude Currivan... 136 Enigcom 20-Jun-18 18:39
Re: do we like being connected... 137 drew 20-Jun-18 22:09
Re: do we like being connected... 140 Itatw70s 20-Jun-18 22:41
Re: do we like being connected... 152 drew 20-Jun-18 23:18
Re: do we like being connected... 136 Itatw70s 21-Jun-18 12:32
Re: do we like being connected... 160 Eddie Larry 21-Jun-18 17:29
Re: do we like being connected... 157 drew 21-Jun-18 18:40
Re: do we like being connected... 134 Eddie Larry 21-Jun-18 21:49
Re: do we like being connected... 143 drew 21-Jun-18 23:03
Re: do we like being connected... 152 Itatw70s 23-Jun-18 05:28
Re: do we like being connected... 131 drew 23-Jun-18 08:25
Re: do we like being connected... 133 Eddie Larry 23-Jun-18 14:07
Re: do we like a circle or spiral? 150 drew 24-Jun-18 00:21
Re: do we like a circle or spiral? 159 Enigcom 24-Jun-18 08:30
Re: History 134 drew 25-Jun-18 12:14
Re: do we like a circle or spiral? 135 Eddie Larry 24-Jun-18 14:58
Re: do we like a circle or spiral? 148 drew 24-Jun-18 19:21
Re: do we like a circle or spiral? 142 Itatw70s 24-Jun-18 23:31
Re: do we like a circle or spiral? 113 drew 25-Jun-18 01:37
Re: do we like a circle or spiral? 127 Eddie Larry 25-Jun-18 05:04
Re: do we like a circle or spiral? 120 drew 25-Jun-18 05:32
Re: do we like a circle or spiral? 123 Eddie Larry 25-Jun-18 16:21
Re: do we like a circle or spiral? 144 Susan Doris 25-Jun-18 17:02
Re: do we like a circle or spiral? 134 Eddie Larry 25-Jun-18 21:16
a circle for Susan 121 drew 25-Jun-18 22:36
Re: do we like a circle or spiral? 118 drew 25-Jun-18 22:31
Re: do we like a circle or spiral? 154 Aham 25-Jun-18 09:58
Re: film 'The Surface Of Time' 123 drew 25-Jun-18 11:05
Re: The Secrets of the Holographic Universe 144 Susan Doris 25-Jun-18 05:04
Re: The Secrets of the Holographic Universe 128 drew 25-Jun-18 05:34
Excerpts from Jude's article 120 drew 25-Jun-18 11:52
Re: Excerpts from Jude's article 154 Susan Doris 25-Jun-18 12:06
Re: As few words as possible then... 124 drew 25-Jun-18 12:23
Re: Excerpts from Jude's article 145 Eddie Larry 25-Jun-18 16:13
Re: Excerpts from Jude's article 143 Susan Doris 25-Jun-18 17:12
Re: Excerpts from Jude's article 138 Eddie Larry 25-Jun-18 20:58
Re: Excerpts from Jude's article 130 Susan Doris 26-Jun-18 05:01
a circle for Susan 133 drew 25-Jun-18 22:35
A vortex for gathering the facts of it all.... 137 Itatw70s 26-Jun-18 00:07
A vortex unravels 116 drew 26-Jun-18 00:38
Re: A vortex for gathering the facts of it all.... 133 Susan Doris 26-Jun-18 05:11
Still trying? 124 drew 26-Jun-18 09:20
Re: Still trying? 141 Itatw70s 26-Jun-18 11:46
Re: why try? 137 drew 26-Jun-18 13:30
Re: why try? 162 Itatw70s 26-Jun-18 13:43
Re: Excerpts from Jude's article 155 greengirl5 29-Jun-18 22:43
Re: Excerpts from Jude's article 125 Susan Doris 30-Jun-18 05:17
A river of information 136 drew 27-Jun-18 06:47
Re: The Secrets of the Holographic Universe 130 Itatw70s 29-Jun-18 00:20
Re: The Secrets of the Holographic Universe 186 drew 29-Jun-18 01:05
Re: The Secrets of the Holographic Universe 137 Itatw70s 29-Jun-18 11:46
the sharing of information 118 drew 29-Jun-18 19:39
Re: the sharing of information 128 Itatw70s 30-Jun-18 21:41
Re: the sharing of information 110 drew 01-Jul-18 02:11
Re: Does G_D Secret a Holographic Universe, Leaving only Query with Absurd Answers? 169 MLloydHudson 01-Jul-18 06:39
i am a bit simpler than that.. 127 drew 01-Jul-18 09:16
Re: i am a bit simpler than that.. 129 Itatw70s 01-Jul-18 13:43
The expression of information and do we know what is being expressed? 246 drew 03-Jul-18 01:10


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