The True Creator of Everything [electronic resource] : How the Human Brain Shaped the Universe As We Know It.Material type: TextSeries: JSTOR eBooksPublisher: New Haven : Yale University Press, 2020Description: 1 online resource (377 p.)ISBN: 9780300248883; 0300248881Subject(s): Cognitive neuroscience | Creative ability | Creative thinking | Brain | NeurosciencesAdditional physical formats: Print version:: The True Creator of Everything : How the Human Brain Shaped the Universe As We Know ItDDC classification: 612.8233 LOC classification: QP360.5Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
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Cover; Half Title; Title; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; Preface; Acknowledgments; 1. In the Beginning...; 2. The True Creator of Everything Makes Its Evolutionary Entrance; 3. Information and the Brain: A Bit of Shannon, a Handful of Gödel; 4. Fueling the Brain with Dynamics: Biological Solenoids and Functional Principles; 5. The Relativistic Brain Theory: It All Comes Down to One Picotesla of Magnetic Power; 6. Why the True Creator Is Not a Turing Machine; 7. Brainets: Coupling Brains to Generate Social Behaviors; 8. The Case for a Braincentric Cosmology
9. Building a Universe with Space, Time, and Mathematics10. The True Origins of the Mathematical Description of the Universe; 11. How Mental Abstractions, Information Viruses, and Hyperconnectivity Create Deadly Brainets, Schools of Thought, and the Zeitgeist; 12. How Our Addiction to Digital Logic Is Changing Our Brains; 13. Self-Annihilation or Immortality? The Ultimate Choice of the True Creator of Everything; Epilogue; Bibliography; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; U; V; W; Y; Z
Author notes provided by SyndeticsNicolelisMiguel:
Miguel Nicolelis is the Duke School of Medicine Distinguished Professor of Neuroscience and Duke University Professor of Neurobiology, Biomedical Engineering, and Psychology and Neuroscience. In 2004, Scientific American elected him as one of the twenty most influential scientists in the world.