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Neuroscience: Thoughts Transport Research Lab | | by TROIC

fMRI via Ovaysikia et al

Where does thought go? What is its transport across the brain? In what thought is, what rules does it follow?

There are varying answers on where thoughts come from, important, yes, but not as vital as where they go to do what they do.

There are multidisciplinary labs whose work includes thought, thinking and cognition. But there is no thought rules, or thought transport research lab, anywhere in the world, according to search results.

Whatever is known about thoughts, what would transform the future is their transport. Their path is imperative because it is responsible for activation of brain circuits.

This says that where thoughts go is useful in approaching mind and body conditions, as well as how data can simulate thought to give emotions to artificial intelligence.

Hormones can be responsible for a feeling, say hunger or sleep. Thought — in that state — may transport to where irritation or discomfort is felt.

Eating removes the hunger, while thought also leaves from irritation. One is base feeling. The other is feeling effect.

There are situations that give feeling effects directly from an external situation, with little to no base feeling, proceeding to where fear, danger, loss, anger are felt.

There can be reactions to feeling effect like fleeing, screaming, tremors and so on. Reactions can be parallel or perpendicular to feeling effect.

If information arrives that says the threat is gone, thoughts leave that spot of feeling effects. Though the memory would have picked up the experience, and may inform caution the next time, or cause trauma, when something that was involved is later sensed or triggers.

Thought transports, but what is its origin?

It is already established in neurobiology that there is multisensory integration, or that senses are integrated before they are usable.

This means that smell, sight, taste, touch and hear sensed, morph to something before they are used.

It can be assumed that they are integrated into thought or a form of thought. Or that anything that can be thought about was first converted to thought. It is the thought version of anything external that goes to the memory, and becomes responsible to go to destination of feeling effect.

A pen, bucket, tractor, grass, hill, road, book, and so on are in the physical or external. There is a thought version of each of them: pen in physical, pen in thought.

In the brain, the thalamus is known as a relay center of all senses, except smell. Senses go on from there to the cerebral cortex to be known and felt. There are also other relay or integration points, like the angular gyrus and the reticular formation. Smell is relayed at the olfactory bulb.

Theoretically now, after thought get converted, they go to the memory to be stored and grouped. Each store has a default group, but also has an ink of group it had been. So a pen may remind of writing, but may also sometimes remind of the last place it was used, or what happened at the time, or the person who gave it, or its branded name, or a color. There is always one major thing it often reminds of, but this can change, or can sometimes remind of others but there is mostly just one.

The process of grouping and regrouping of stores in the memory can be said to be neuroplasticity.

The memory only stores thought or a form of thought. There is nothing that is internally or externally experienced {interoception and exteroception} that the memory does not know about. It knows not because it experienced them itself, but they were converted to thought at a port, and went to the memory.

It is this thought version that lets the memory know what is normal, with new thought coming in, to confirm, and nothing goes to feeling effect, but with changes, especially bad, feeling effects go elsewhere, bringing attention.

Summarily, the quadrant of the mind is the transport of thought: thought {converted/internal}, memory {store/group}, feelings {base/effect}, reaction {parallel/perpendicular}

This thought transport model holds promise as a major foray into unanswered questions of the mind.

Expressing this with math and computation, then linking with mental health, geriatric conditions as well as how to give artificial intelligence emotions, makes it an excellent project for a dedicated research lab, which could start remotely, depending on collaborators.

The initial responsibilities are an expansive theoretical architecture.



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