what do you need to know about me?. “The great illusion of leadership is to think that others can be led out of the desert by someone who has never been there.” ~ Henri Nouwen. “It is a miracle that curiosity survives formal education.” ~ Albert Einstein.
“It is a miracle that curiosity survives formal education.”
~ Albert Einstein
“The human brain is special. It starts working as soon as you wake up and it doesn’t stop until you get to school.”
~ Milton Berle
“Sam is the man…Best prof at Penn State hands down”
“Sam is awesome”
“The most amazing class”
“The man’s a beast”
“Easily the most interesting and exciting teacher I’ve ever had.”
“He was not a very interesting guy. His lectures had pizzazz because of the material he has to cover but he instantly kills the fun when he starts to talk again.”
“Don’t take the class…he lies…he doesn’t make sense.”
There are upwards to 30 million species on the planet and thus far we’ve named 1.4 million of them. How did they all fit on Noah’s ark?
If we all “naturally evolved,” from where did consciousness emerge? Just kind of happened…right?
If consciousness comes from God, what “created” God?
* read what we agree with
* hang with people who are like us
* live and vacation in places that do not stretch our beliefs
While hearing contradictions
from their own candidate:
least activepart of their brains was the Dorsolateral Prefrontal Cortex
part of the brain
associated with reasoning
MOST ACTIVE PART OF THEIR BRAINS:
Orbital Frontal Cortex – emotions
Anterior Cingulate - conflict resolution
Posterior Cingulate - judgments about moral accountability
Ventral Striatum - reward and pleasure
where is the reasoning?
turning off the voice of THAT person who has told you “how it is”
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