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All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘brain activity’

Euthanized Rats May Yield Near-Death Explanation

Ever since a reputable neurosurgeon made the claim that he had experienced the afterlife, a wave of experiments now seek to explain the phenomenon behind a near-death experience. NPR recently reported that a brief spike in brain activity that occurs shortly after the heart ceases may be the cause of near-death experiences. Nine lab rats were hooked up to machines …

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