Dismiss Notice
Join Physics Forums Today!
The friendliest, high quality science and math community on the planet! Everyone who loves science is here!

The brain

  1. Feb 3, 2005 #1
    does the brain send out signals or frequencies. I believe i recall hearing about something like beta waves perhaps it was. Someone know of this?
  2. jcsd
  3. Feb 3, 2005 #2
    The electric activity of the brain does cause the emissions of electrogmagnetic waves. I think there is even a correlation between certain brain activities (reading, watching, etc) and certain types of emissions (amplitute, frequency etc). There should be a lot of info of this online. Just google "brain waves"
Share this great discussion with others via Reddit, Google+, Twitter, or Facebook