Your brain knows a lot more than you realize

Your brain knows a lot more than you realize

Your brain knows a lot more than you realize.

Only a tiny fraction of the brain is dedicated to conscious behavior. The rest works feverishly behind the scenes regulating everything from breathing to mate selection. In fact, neuroscientist David Eagleman of Baylor College of Medicine argues that the unconscious workings of the mind are so crucial to everyday functioning that their influence often trumps conscious thought.