Humans use 10% of brain... true?

Bill Skaggs skaggs at bns.pitt.edu
Tue Aug 24 15:18:10 EST 1999


henrik at unge-forskere.no writes:

> Is the common (pseudo-scientific) myth that humans only use 10% of
> their brain true?
> How is this coherent with evolution theory (the extinction of useless
> bodyparts)?

See Eric Chudler's web page:

http://faculty.washington.edu/chudler/tenper.html

for an excellent discussion of this myth.

	-- Bill
 



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