http://www.surrey.ac.uk/qe/pdfs/cemi_theory_paper.pdf I approached this initially with extreme skepticism, especially since it seemed impossible considering the myriad em fields we're immersed in without any perceptible effect on our consciousness, but I ultimately walked away viewing this hypothesis as an actual contender, and one of the most interesting at that. Unfortunately, I can't really be confident in my impression. Hopefully you all can help me determine the plausibility of this thing. lates, cotarded. edit: deleted uncertainty concerning ability of brain to be nonresponsive to powerful magnetic fields such as MRI but sensitive to it's own endogenous fields of far lesser magnitude, after thinking about transcranial magnetic stimulation.