What Defines Human Consciousness?

What Defines Human Consciousness?

What defines human consciousness? The world recently learned that human consciousness can be switched off and on by scientists; but what constitutes being conscious? What does consciousness imply? Consciousness resides in that mysterious and marvelous organ – the brain. Consisting of three pounds of mostly fatty material and containing 100 billion neurons, the brain is the […]

Consciousness Expanded by Psilocybin

Consciousness Expanded by Psilocybin

In a recent study, researchers scanned and analyzed the brains of 15 participants who were injected with psilocybin and discovered that their consciousness had expanded significantly. Psilocybin is a hallucinogen that occurs in certain kinds of mushrooms that are most typically found in tropical rainforests in different parts of the United States, Mexico and South […]