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Life After Death? No Problem For Quantum Mechanics, Scientist Argues

By | Sun, 11/17/2013 - 19:16

Robert Lanza's biocentrism holds life to be the irreducible fact of the universe around us.

'Dysanaesthesia' May Be Third State Of Consciousness

'Dysanaesthesia' May Be Third State Of Consciousness

By | Sun, 09/22/2013 - 18:16

States of consciousness may be more nuanced than we think, researchers say.

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Consciousness Meter Measures Awareness In Coma And Brain Injury Patients

By | Fri, 08/16/2013 - 14:17

A global team of researchers present a consciousness meter to objectively measure awareness; their index may one day be applied to brain injury and coma patients.

Could consciousness arise from quantum mechanical activity?

Consciousness Could Be the Effect of Quantum Mechanical Phenomena

By | Thu, 06/27/2013 - 19:17

While hard evidence is still lacking, scientists have proposed that consciousness arises from quantum mechanical brain activity.

Terri Schiavo

New Tool May Be Able to Measure How Aware Comatose Patients Are

By | Wed, 10/17/2012 - 14:41

Researchers are attempting to devise a method that would avoid a fiasco like the Schiavo case by establishing a tool that would quantify consciousness.

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Music Can Help People With Brain Damage Gain Consciousness

By | Thu, 08/30/2012 - 15:15

Listening to familiar music can help people who've lost consciousness due to brain damage.