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Using Just 10% of Your Brain?

Hucksters boasting methods “based on neuroscience” promise to unleash hidden brain potential. What they actually unlock is your wallet. Why brain energy is limited, and multitasking is a fool's errand. Read More

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Richard E. Cytowic, M.D., is a neurologist best known for bringing synesthesia back to mainstream science. His latest book is Wednesday Is Indigo Blue.

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