Brain and religion

Jacques.Brisson at HEC.CA Jacques.Brisson at HEC.CA
Wed Oct 12 09:37:48 EST 1994


>As an aside, there actually seems to be a very small chunk of brain
>tissue that might be
>called a "religious stabilizing module". In rare cases where this area
>was destroyed, the
>victims could change what seemed to be deeply held religious beliefs
>several times a week.
>
>I think the neurologist Michael Gazzaniga is connected with this; does
>anybody know where I can find the original article?
>
>Thanks in advance,
>Mark Hayes   <mah1002 at phx.cam.ac.uk>
Sure ! There is also a device you can find in a radio that is called a "distortion
preventing module". You simply pull it out and the radio begins to emit distorting
sounds...

sans rancune :-)
Jacques Brisson
Montreal



More information about the Neur-sci mailing list