Victoria NeuroNotes

Into the Gray


Reality Vs Anti-Life

As many may have noticed, I’ve been away for a while and the hiatus was necessary. My brother was quite ill over the last two years and that played a major role in my sudden disappearance in the blogosphere and elsewhere. Continue reading



2D or Not 2D: Transcending Barriers In Virtual Reality

I received a notification from WordPress wishing me a Happy 5th Anniversary. I thought this would be a good time to end my blogging hiatus. Continue reading


The Neural Basis For The Ancient Wisdom ‘Love Is Blind’

Without knowing why this was happening, I recognized, early on, consistent patterns of behavior in relationships that started out romantically. I also recognized these patterns in my previous relationships. Continue reading


Why Politicians and Religious Leaders Get In Bed With Your Limbic System

I watched GOP presidential front-runner, Donald Trump, live, on TV when he visited Mobile, Alabama, just an hour east of where I live. Not long into his pep talk he said to the huge, deep red crowd:

“What’s my favorite book? The Bible!”

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Are “Brainwashing” Techniques in the Bible and Strategically Used in Churches?

Brainwashing and mind control techniques have been used by dictators, their agents and cult leaders throughout history. While it took me years to come to this understanding, it became apparent to me, through my research, that the Bible could be used as a tool for Continue reading


How the Brain Creates the Experience of God

Peter: When I used to read the Bible I sort of assumed that God spoke to the people of old in a very clear way that could not be misunderstood. Why didn’t he speak to me so clearly? A lot of people claim to hear from God now. However when really pressed on the matter, Continue reading


Stunning — Mesmerizing Aquatic Macro Time-lapse


This is an infinitesimal part of the wonderful world in which we live and of which we should take better care of.  It is a trip through a different perspective that encourages reflection on the consequences of our actions on each scale of space and time. Continue reading