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Global Workspace theory of consciousness

From: Scott J.
Sent on: Thursday, March 25, 2010 10:55 PM
Here is a great article about the "Global Workspace" theory of consciousness:
Firing on all neurons: Where consciousness comes from

Oddly, they claim that while there may not be a "grandmother neuron" there may actually be a "Jennifer Anisten" neuron.? I hadn't heard of that before:
"Rodrigo Quiroga at the University of Leicester, UK, may be famous for identifying the individual neurons that fire in response to the actress Jennifer Aniston..."


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Scott

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