Human Brain Quotes (4 quotes)
American scientific companies are cross-breeding humans and animals and coming up with mice with fully functioning human brains.
I used to think the human brain was the most fascinating part of the body. But then I realised, Well …look what’s telling me that?
The human brain became large by natural selection (who knows why, but presumably for good cause). Yet surely most ‘things’ now done by our brains, and essential both to our cultures and to our very survival, are epiphenomena of the computing power of this machine, not genetically grounded Darwinian entities created specifically by natural selection for their current function.
The human brain is a machine which alone accounts for all our actions, our most private thoughts, our beliefs. ... To choose a spouse, a job, a religious creed—or even choose to rob a bank—is the peak of a causal chain that runs back to the origin of life and down to the nature of atoms and molecules.