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Comment: This is incredible. (Score 5, Interesting) 287

by (#35116802) Attached to: Research Finds That Electric Fields Help Neurons Fire
If I read it right, it seems to imply a mechanism for the brain to counter external fields - i.e. either the same information is processed through multiple paths and then consolidated to ensure minimal interference, or, even cooler, individual neurons could have an "image" of the fields they expect around them (so they can respond to external interference).

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