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Have you ever seen a face in a piece of burnt toast? Why are our brains so obsessed with people-patterns? It's not just other humans either, your brain likes to give a personality to anything that shows a hint of character; whether it's your teddy bear, your pet fish or even your car.
Your brain has the ability to create an almost unlimited stream of images, thoughts, memories and dreams. Undoubtedly the most complex material in the universe, it's just a collection of simple cells.
Who's in control – you or your brain? Your conscious thoughts are only the tip of the iceberg. Every minute your brain is bombarded with information, and you are aware of only a tiny fraction of it.
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