Posts Tagged ‘mind’

Quantum Spacetime and Consciousness

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Author: Philip J Carter, Invited article for the Journal of Neuroquantology Submission history [v1] 2013-12-26 14:51:58 [v2] 2014-01-16 12:49:26 A higher-dimensional spacetime model is proposed, accounting for nonlocal quantum phenomena while embracing Special Relativity as a limiting case. The Aspect and Megidish experiments are explained within this spacetime framework. Time is understood as spatial motion relative to higher dimensions, offering the degrees of freedom demanded by nonlocal Read more […]

Self Comes to Mind

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Self Comes to Mind: Constructing the Conscious Brain Antonio Damasio Damasio envisages consciousness as a loop between the self and the body. His view that the self comprises the whole of consciousness, conflicts with descriptions of altered states of consciousness, where the self disappears, and with the normal experience that we are conscious of aspects of the external world that are not part of the self. The argument that the body via the brain stem comprises the whole input into consciousness Read more […]