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Pinpoint brain stimulation probes perception

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Science  19 Jul 2019:
Vol. 365, Issue 6450, pp. 209
DOI: 10.1126/science.365.6450.209

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  • RE: Does your brain play dice?

    Does your brain play dice?
    Shaoping Dai
    Hefei Beit garden Engineering Co., Ltd.

    Does god play dice? Einstein was very unhappy about this apparent randomness in nature. His views were summed up in his famous phrase, 'God does not play dice'. There was an underlying reality, in which particles would have well defined positions and speeds. The quantum nature of light would prevent us seeing it, it seems that even God is bound by the Uncertainty Principle, and cannot know both the position, and the speed, of a particle. So God does play dice with the universe. Does your brain play dice? Close your eyes and turn on the light.
    Loop (Y0=XM⊕D, X is attentive input brain stimulation signal, M is predictive event signal, D is decision-making result signal, the executed signal Y0 is output.) (especially Loop in Loop) of memory, prediction and decision-making can be tested the relationship between perception and action, it deals with an apparent logic gap between statements of what "is" and "ought" to be. Decision is based on the prediction M which comes from "is" and the results of the decision (ought) are to negate (is not) the prediction M. If Y0=1, the impulse signal (the executed signal) is fired to connected neurons, neurons always repeatedly detect input brain stimulation signals, predictive event signals and decision-making result signals. As long as the current state and decision-making result...

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