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States of mind

In the brains of anaesthetized animals, neurons create spontaneous patterns of activity that resemble representations of visual stimuli. This finding may change our notions about visual perception.

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Ringach, D. States of mind. Nature 425, 912–913 (2003). https://doi.org/10.1038/425912a

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