Your brain hallucinates your conscious reality | Anil Seth

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Right now, billions of neurons in your brain are working together to generate a conscious experience -- and not just any conscious experience, your experience of the world around you and of yourself within it. How does this happen? According to neuroscientist Anil Seth, we're all hallucinating all the time; when we agree about our hallucinations, we call it "reality." Join Seth for a delightfully disorienting talk that may leave you questioning the very nature of your existence.


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"Brain is the most important organ" says the Brain.

Author — Manish Pradhan

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"We're all hallucinating all the time, including right now. It's just that when we agree about our hallucinations, we call that reality.
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Author — Anonymous

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"What we call reality is, in fact, nothing more than a culturally sanctioned and linguistically reinforced hallucination." - Terence McKenna

Author — Anon Ymos

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“all you touch and all you see is all your life will ever be”- pink floyd

Author — steph y

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"We dont just passively perceive the world, we actively generate it"

Author — Amedeo Siano

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Ah yes watching this during an existential crisis in the middle of the night was a great idea

Author — Ender Wolf

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Them: You're Tripping!
Me: We're all tripping, man!

Author — 510 FAITHFUL FOR LIFE

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"When we agree over our hallucinatioon we call it reality". Perfect.

Author — Maura Ribeiro

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"We are what we think.
All that we are arises in our thoughts,
and with our thoughts we make the world."
-- Dhammapada

Author — Rick Mays

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"Now I do not know whether I was then a man dreaming I was a butterfly, or whether I am now a butterfly, dreaming I am a man."
- Zhuangzi -

Thank you Dark.

Author — Giuseppe Montanaro

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Exactly, consciousness has nothing to do computing or intelligence, it has to do with being alive, which is the greatest mystery.

Author — The Paraclete

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“We are all spiritual beings living in a human form while traveling in different times.”

Author — MY NAME JEFF

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I may be hallucinating the shine on this guy's head.

Author — Bhodisatvas

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Having taken lsd a long time ago i heard this voice say something like this : "Dreams are so vivide, they can only become real"

Author — Alain Vosselman

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This guy is dressed like he just left the matrix

Author — PaidLancer

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These kind of videos make me think, at what point are we learning too much. Is it helpful, and could it be easier to live in ignorant bliss like so many do.

Author — Eiren Whelan

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Who are we?
Why are we stuck in this vibrational level?
We don't belong here

Author — Arkham Asylum

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I feel like i'm having a midlife crysis at 17 lol

Author — Max Acevedo

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Heads up scientists: Just because no one knows how consciousness works doesn't mean it's an illusion...

Author — TheShermanTanker

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"We have always been and always will be who we are." - I said that.

Author — Violinist 1