My title is adapted from a 2012 article by two philosophers, Alberto Giubilini and Francesca Minerva.
Above is a picture of three children in the 1950s. One of them is me, the other two are not.
Consideration of the basic characteristics of nerve impulse propagation suggests that the speed of conduction in mammals is close to the maximum possible.
As a physician, I have cared for many patients who were fearful. Often with good reason, but not always.
Our skin and our insides are laced with an invisible, highly sophisticated, selective, neurological netting.