Monday, July 28, 2014

"Lucy" Brings Back "10% of Brain Used" Myth

Article: All You Need To Know About the 10 Percent Brain Myth, in 60 Seconds - Wired

It's right there on the poster! The completely unsubstantiated myth that humans only use 10% of their brains. There has never been any science to support this at all, but yet the myth persists.

The brain instead has its neurons on standby, waiting to be used at any time. The brain then fires those neurons as needed to perform the task at hand. So, while it's hard to believe that you should believe anything you hear in a movie, read the article above to dispel this oft-repeated rumor from your mind!

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