Mind Brain Insights

When people learn of the MA (Memory Activation) Theory of Mind/Brain, they are often surprised by the terminology. That is, I don’t have any! Of course I use neuroscience terms such...

This depends on the topic. If the conceptual framework of a topic is settled or understood, professionals are much more competent. For example if the question is “what is the neuroimaging...

The mind — perception, thought, emotion, goals, attention, intention, motor control etc. – is the whole point of the brain. Without a mind what use would a brain be? The main...

An improved definition of the human mind empowers the user. Improved mind/brain definitions, and signatures, are also “targets.” The user can define them with full and clear consciousness. She can control what states...

In my last 2 posts I argue (1) the mind controls the brain signal, and (2) brain signal targets are an expression of corresponding state of mind targets. In this post...

If the mind controls the brain signal, how would a BCI user optimally control her mind, brain signal, and device? In my view the best path forward is to first gain...

One way to look at the brain is that it continually expresses the mind. Mind and brain are two sides of the same coin. From a subjective view perception, thought, intention,...

It’s common knowledge a general memory is formed and shaped experience by experience. For example, the memory “apple” is formed via a set of past apple experiences. “Me eating AN apple”...

I argue this is half right. The physical characteristics of the brain are essential to understand. And much valuable data and knowledge about the brain is accumulating. Studying the brain exclusively...

New ideas are challenging Then are often confusing, difficult to understand, and contradict one’s current beliefs. When it comes to a set of ideas which form a new science paradigm, the...