Unformatted text preview: electroencephalogram to prove that there are ceaseless electrical oscillations taking place regardless of the subject's wakefulness. These ceaseless interactions are recorded through fluctuations within these blood oxygen level-dependent or (BOLD) tests. The downtime is often referred to as the brain's "Dark Energy" and is also displayed in the slow cortical potentials("SCP's ensure that the right computations occur in a coordinated fashion at exactly the correct moment."). The recent research of the DMN has shown that it is the master organizer of the brain and "Brain-imaging studies have found connections among brain cells in the DMN regions of patients with Alzheimer's, depression, autism, and even schizophrenia."...
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- Fall '05