Pig experiment raises ethical questions around brain damage

The brain is more resilient than previously thought. In a groundbreaking experiment published in this week’s issue of Nature, neuroscientists created an artificial circulation system that successfully restored some functions and structures in donated pig brains—up to four hours after the pigs were butchered at a USDA food processing facility. Though there was no evidence of restored consciousness, brains from […]

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Research: Altered state of consciousness through the ten-minute eye contact

Bizarre Experiment: ten minutes of eye contact leads to hallucinations An Italian researcher has found in an Experiment that intense eyes can lead to contact between two healthy people is an altered state of consciousness. The following sensations are similar to a mild “dissociation”. Ten minutes, look in the eyes An Italian psychologist claims to have found a simple way […]

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