Is it true that we only use 10% of r brains ???

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    Is it true that we only use 10% of r brains ???


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    On average maybe. The average person on average probably uses even less especially with all that TV and TSR.

    Myth, debunked several times by many respected members of the science community.

    1. Brain scans have shown that no matter what one is doing, all brain areas are always active. Some areas are more active at any one time than others, but barring brain damage, there is no part of the brain that is absolutely not functioning.
    It is the selective strength of the signals that causes intelligence if all were active to the same degree you would essentially be brain dead.

    (Original post by anonomon)
    Is it true that we only use 10% of r brains ???
    Nope. Our brain is a very complex organ that is made up of many parts each of which has a role without which one is rendered ill. Anyone with a basic grasp of brain anatomy would find this idea of us only using 10% of our brain comical. Its a lot like the women are better at multitasking than men thing...its all bull**** driven by agendas.*
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