One might add that this analysis applies to the world of life as a whole.
A peculiar habit of disassociation is widespread among many who study the brain.
Our brains have vastly more ability than is needed for survival, most notably the capacity for language and abstract thought.
“The real worry,” Dembski says, “isn’t that we’ll raise machines to our level, but that we’ll lower humanity to the level of machines.”
Materialists claim that neuroscience has demonstrated that free will is an illusion.