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All you need is to confuse your brain

We can alter our perspective towards anything in life by simply understanding the functioning of a brain which is -

      Left hemisphere of brain is for reasoning while right hemisphere is about intuitiveness. Interestingly, they do not interact with each other which means whatever right side will see, the left side won't be able to recall it and vice-versa

 The Experiment
  • A study was done where the split brain environment, i.e. keeping only one hemisphere active, is provided to subject 
  • Then an image of hen is shown to his left brain while snow is shown to his right
  • Once the subject is back to normal environment, some random images were given to identify the relative images to previous two images
  • Out of them, he chose chicken for hen and shovel for snow
  • When asked for the reason of this selection he made apt sense corresponding to hen but does not know why shovel for snow – end up saying need shovel to put hen back to fence


Inference

  • Left part of brain is good in giving reasoning while right part is more about intuition
  • If left part is not able to find any reasoning then it will construct the same 



Lessons Learnt

  • We can change our perceptions - Always question your rationale because now we know that your answers/reasoning can be baked up as well 😉
  • We can control our feelings -  Stuff your brain with the reasoning that things are good and eventually left side will start believing. Just cook up the good story 😀



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