> >Responding to a flash of light is like responding to a loud sound- this can be handled by
> >your "reptilian" brain
> What is my reptilian brain?
The more primative structures of the brain- those common to the lowest of the chordates- are
often referred to as the reptilian brain. This would be mainly brainstem and cerebellum
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