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Lobe

Lobe

(Science: anatomy) a more or less well defined portion of any organ, especially of the brain, lungs and glands. Lobes are demarcated by fissures, sulci, connective tissue and by their shape.

Origin: L. Globus, from gr. Lobos


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Listening to Neuroscientists

... video player's menu to save the video once the video has completely loaded. There's a lot of YouTube videos of Ramachandran talking about temporal lobe seizures and mystical experiences. I also like this short clip. It undermines the claim of many Christian sects that nonbelievers go to hell, a ...

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by wildfunguy
Mon Sep 30, 2013 2:50 pm
 
Forum: Biology Movies
Topic: Listening to Neuroscientists
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Evolution Question

The premise is predicated upon mass of the frontal lobe. Would the biological community feel threatened to confirm of deny that existing life-forms are more intelligent?

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by scottvandenberg
Sat Sep 21, 2013 11:51 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Evolution Question
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The selective advantage of God

... video featuring Robert Sapolsky has prompted me to ask on here whether there is any literature regarding the possibility of humans with temporal lobe epilepsy having some sort of advantage over people without through their religious tendencies being attractive toward other religious people. This ...

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by javaxcore
Thu Jul 18, 2013 12:03 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The selective advantage of God
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Views: 787

Re: Sound and how the brain reacts to it

... for me to handle cause me to feel overwhelmed. HOWEVER, an important note to everyone....I was on a hormone treatment and started having TEMPORAL LOBE SEIZURES. They started with an aura like a migraine does, but then the tingling in my temporal lobes and other symptoms occured such as a euphoric ...

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by mschrissy84
Fri Oct 26, 2012 6:14 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Sound and how the brain reacts to it
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help match biology

MATCH Cerebrum Frontal Lobe Cerebellum Medulla Oblongata Thalamus Parietal Lobe Temporal Lobe Corpus Callosum Hypothalamus Occipital Lobe Relay centre; directs impulses from the senses to the correct brain region Of the cerebrum; auditory ...

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by mkshawty
Wed Apr 25, 2012 11:30 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: help match biology
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