The recent discovery of quantum vibrations inside neurons in the brain supports a controversial theory of consciousness. If this theory proves to be correct, we view the brain as operating in a quantum environment, and better understand consciousness.
Your memory is a wily time traveler, plucking fragments of the present and inserting them into the past, reports a new Northwestern Medicine® study. In terms of accuracy, it’s no video camera.
With evidence growing that training the mind or inducing certain modes of consciousness can have positive health effects, researchers have sought to understand how these practices physically affect the body. A new study by researchers in Wisconsin, Spain, and France reports the first evidence of specific molecular changes in the body following a period of intensive mindfulness practice.