Default Mode Network (podcast)
Is your default mode change or stasis? What does your brain have to say about language.
“To know that you do not know is the best.”
― Lau Tzu
We’re told the DMN is a collection of pathways that govern our self-image, our autobiographical memories, and our deeply ingrained beliefs: the seat of the “ego” in the brain. Maybe it’s true, except that there is no neurobiological explanation for our self-image, our autobiographical memories, and our deeply ingrained beliefs....
I'm always amazed that anyone can speak other languages, especially bad ones like English. Speaking a language takes so much work and only achieves a moderate level of clarity... I am surprised we have not found some way to communicate better. Creating a better means of understanding beyond language is part of my work…
“If you do not change direction, then you may end up where you’re heading.”
― Lau Tsu