Book Review

Book Review: THE IDIOT BRAIN,Dean Burnett

This brightly coloured boom about neuroscience and human psychology is a fascinating and insightful book on the peculiar workings of the brain , and also the oddities of our behaviour.

The book is split into 8 chapters , each of which highlights key areas where you probably haven’t ever thought about deeply.

At the end of the book , you will be able to understand what Mr Burnett means about “Dedicated to every human with a brain. It’s not an easy thing to put up with so well done.”

Our brains are falliable and make constant errors , yet they are so unimaginably complicated that we have barely scratched the surface of understanding the underlying principles of how the brain works.

Chapter 8 was my favourite chapter ‘When the brain breaks down …’
Burnett avidly describes how the dopaminergic mesolimbic pathway. “Think of if like a city hosting a major concert. Everything in the city is set up to maintain normal activity . Suddenly thousands of excitable people arrive, and activity quickly becomes chaotic . In response officials increase police and security

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HolaMundo/SalomDunyo/سالوم دونيو/. (I)

Welcome , you intricate homosapien ! I hope you read this in the best of health !

You are currently reading my Blog .

Who is “my” ?

I am Zayn 🙂

I know this is extremely unsophisticated at the moment , I do not wish to scare my fellow readers just yet !

Alas ! There is a VAST much to be “Blogged”

Where to start you may ponder ?

The human brain contains about 86 billion nerve cells and  billions of nerve fibers. These neurons are connected by trillions of connections ! Whooooooo

Is my brain is running on fresh air and love?

Humorously not (unfortunate) !

You may be wondering what the purpose of this blog is ? We’ll to admit , I have a countless amount of spontaneous and incredulous thoughts on a daily basis. I do know that I should keep these wild thoughts tracked !!! I don’t know why it has taken : Six thousand , seven hundred and ninety seven days since my birth to realise this ….

Anyway , this is a introductory prologue to the bountiful amount of information that I am going to be supplying to you !!!

(hopefully for the duration of my existence)

Enough for now . I shall create a Part 2 introduction soon.

 

For now , اَلسَّلَامُ عَلَيْكُم my fellow biological being !!!!

 

 

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