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Does the Brain ever stop thinking rather sleep or awake conscious or unconscious blanked out or disassociated

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Hi John
Studies of Brain waves indicates four levels of brain activity Alpha ,beta,theta,and delta with alpha waves when wide awake to delta waves when asleep so the brain is always in a state of activity. Thinking is constantly occuring except in dreamless sleep.

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Walter Hintz

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Science teacher for over 50 years. MSc. in biology. I can answer questions in general biology, zoology, botany, anatomy and physiology and biochemistry.

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I have a MSc in biology and have been a science teacher for over 50 years. At present I am a faculty member at a college and a science consultant at seven catholic schools.

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