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Mirror neurons are a very cool part of our brains but some people are taking it way further by making claims that they are responsible for telepathy and ESP. It goes without saying that this isn’t true, but what exactly do mirror neurons really do?

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http://nautil.us/blog/mirror-neurons-are-essential-but-not-in-the-way-you-think
https://greatergood.berkeley.edu/article/item/do_mirror_neurons_give_empathy

Image Sources:
https://www.istockphoto.com/vector/neuron-diagram-gm531825569-55734712
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Superior_temporal_gyrus_lateral.png
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