VS Ramachandran: The neurons that shaped civilization http://www.ted.com/talks/vs_ramachandran_the_neurons_that_shaped_civilization.html
Mirror neurons are motor neurons in the brain that serve to allow us to imitate or repeat the external actions of others. Monkey see, monkey do. See the above video for a more complete explanation. Intuitively, these suggest possible relationships between the following phenomena (to give a partial listing): 1. Morphisms 2. A holographic universe (copies of the whole in each part) 3. Computationalism (the computer copying or emulation of brain processes) 4. Mirror neurons 5. Monkey see, monkey do. 6. Monadic perception. Universal reflections of the perceptions of all of the other monads in the universe, back to a given monad. a possible basis of habits. 7. Social relationships 8. Etc. etc. [Roger Clough], [rclo...@verizon.net] 1/5/2013 "Forever is a long time, especially near the end." - Woody Allen -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "Everything List" group. To post to this group, send email to firstname.lastname@example.org. To unsubscribe from this group, send email to everything-list+unsubscr...@googlegroups.com. For more options, visit this group at http://groups.google.com/group/everything-list?hl=en.