Your brain is a network
A note for Lesson no. 2, "Your Brain Is a Network," in Lisa Feldman Barrett.
Some context from page 30 is:
Your brain is a network—a collection of parts that are connected to function as a single unit.
A brain network is a loose collection of neurons that constantly join in and leave as the network functions.
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