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cyclicity and meditation

Ben Zimmerman, a neuroscientist working with us on the Slow Cortical Waves project, published a wonderful medium post reflecting on this work and much much more.

…for some reason the “default-mode” of the brain, what the mind automatically does at rest, seems to be to imagine and plan — to linger in the future or the past. This requires processing information from high-level semantic representations backwards to their constituent sensory components…

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