The Brain and the Universe: The Jacobo Grinberg StorywithAlex Gomez-Marin

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Alex Gomez-Marin, PhD, is director of the Organism Behavior Laboratory at the Institute of Neuroscience in Alicante, Spain. He is an associate professor at the Spanish National Research Council (CSIC) and the director of the Pari Center in Tuscany, Italy. His work encompasses the microscopic origins of the arrow of time, animal neuroethology in different species, and artificial intelligence applied to human stupidity. His current research focuses on the scientific study of consciousness in the real world. His research proposal, “Seeing Without Eyes,” won the Linda G. O’Bryant Noetic Sciences research prize.

Here he expresses his admiration and respect for the wide-ranging career of anthropologist/neurologist, Jacobo Grinberg, who mysteriously disappeared in 1994.

00:00 Introduction

03:23 Grinberg’s neuroscience contributions

12:55 Grinberg’s syntergic theory

16:35 Mysticism and shamanism

23:32 Nonphysical level of reality

27:26 Grinberg’s personal practice

35:29 Genius and insantiy

40:59 Openness to the paranormal

43:26 Replications of Grinberg’s work

46:22 Conclusion

(Recorded on January 30, 2023)

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Published on February 12, 2024


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