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Nuns go under the brain scanner

Imaging study shows that godly experiences trigger a network within the brain.

A study with nuns indicate that there isn't a lone 'God spot' in the brain. Credit: Punchstock


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Pearson, H. Nuns go under the brain scanner. Nature (2006).

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