How much of your brain do you actually use?

by 1389 on September 29, 2014

in 1389 (blog admin), brain

The ‘new age’ and ‘human potential’ hucksters of the 1970s and beyond have had a field day with this. Real science proves them wrong!

Do I Only Use 10% of My Brain?

Published on Sep 29, 2014 by SciShow

SciShow debunks the myth that you only use 10 percent of your brain. So, how much do you really use? And how do we know?

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Sources:
http://www.scientificamerican.com/article/do-people-only-use-10-percent-of-their-brains/
http://psychology.about.com/od/biopsychology/a/10-percent-of-brain-myth.htm
http://www.snopes.com/science/stats/10percent.asp
http://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/consciousness-and-the-brain/201106/do-we-use-only-10-percent-our-brain
http://bigthink.com/videos/debunking-common-brain-myths
https://faculty.washington.edu/chudler/tenper.html
http://hub.jhu.edu/2014/07/24/busting-a-brain-myth#

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