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If we used 100% of our brain

  1. Jul 29, 2008 #1
    what would happen? i read that we only use 10%, so I figured we could do some crazy sh!t if we could use everything.

    actually, why can't we use our brain fully in the first place?
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  3. Jul 29, 2008 #2

    I also had this question many years ago, but now I don't want to do any "crazy sh!t" :smile:
  4. Jul 29, 2008 #3
    aww man, i thought i had something going there....
  5. Jul 30, 2008 #4

    Why do you use the singular form of brain? It's not like all PF members share one big brain. lol
  6. Jul 30, 2008 #5


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    The 10% myth is just that, a myth. Search through the med sciences forum for some old threads there that have addressed it thoroughly before. I'm closing this one since there's really nothing more to discuss and it's already turning into silly banter.
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