Your Brain Probably Is a Computer, Whatever That Means

We’re certainly on to something when we say the brain is a computer — even if we don’t yet know what exactly we’re on to

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By Kevin Lande

The brain is a computer’ — this claim is as central to our scientific understanding of the mind as it is baffling to anyone who…

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