Split brains and unified cognition

Very interesting talk. So is this kind of division of labour necessary in a creature which can both reason and decide what’s important in life? And how come I can coordinate the actions of my hands at all if they’re controlled by two largely separate entities?

Reminder to self: think a bit more about this.

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About dhardy

A software developer who landed in Switzerland, I love conjecturing over a few things computer-related, open collaboration, and quietly promoting linux/KDE as a desktop OS.
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