ray scanlon wrote:
> Wolf Kirchmeir writes:
>>>>Are you claiming that we are born able to walk?
>>> Absolutely! However, birth here ia relative. The construction by the
> DNA of the brain continues for several years after parturition in
>>>>The development of the motor cortex is actually a good deal more
>>complicated than you appear to believe.
>>> I defer to no one in my belief in the complexity and precision of
> connection of any part of the mammalian brain. But I do believe we can
> find abstractions. Motor programs proceed through the ventral
> antior-ventral lateral complex of the thalamus on their way to the
> motor and pre-motor cortex. What happens when the motor program
> arrives at the cortex is fascinating, but another story.
>> These are just words, but they do make sense to me.