The question as to whether or not we are hardwired for religion and spirituality is an important one from a range of different perspectives says pioneering neuroscientist Dr. Andrew Newberg. The philosophical, theological and biological implications of the answer to this question are profound. “When we look at how the brain works, we see it’s … More The Human Brain: Hardwired for God?
In this fascinating talk, Professor Susan Greenfield explains the concept of neuronal plasticity, arguing that new digital technologies are re-wiring the brain’s frontal cortex – the area of the brain responsible for cognitive analysis and abstract thought. At the same time, excessive internet use robs the brain of the neuronal networks responsible for empathy and … More The Internet and ‘Mind Change’