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Humanist
07-15-2014, 06:23 AM
Or so the myth goes.

Do People Only Use 10 Percent of Their Brains? (http://www.scientificamerican.com/article/do-people-only-use-10-percent-of-their-brains/)
Feb 7, 2008 |By Robynne Boyd
Scientific American


Though an alluring idea, the "10 percent myth" is so wrong it is almost laughable, says neurologist Barry Gordon at Johns Hopkins School of Medicine in Baltimore.

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"It turns out though, that we use virtually every part of the brain, and that [most of] the brain is active almost all the time," Gordon adds.

Gray Fox
07-15-2014, 01:45 PM
I see that the new film Lucy is written around that old myth.. :tsk:

Erik
07-15-2014, 02:07 PM
Shucks, I wanted to get a pill like those in the movie "Limitless".

Ian B
07-18-2014, 01:20 AM
Dare I suggest that there are those who use even 10% less than that?

MikeWhalen
07-18-2014, 02:54 AM
Ha!

Dare, Dare!

:)


Dare I suggest that there are those who use even 10% less than that?

Magnetic
07-18-2014, 04:52 AM
10% would be nice

some seem to only use 1% :p