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A Quantum Theory of Consciousness May Require a Paradigm Shift in Biology

  title={A Quantum Theory of Consciousness May Require a Paradigm Shift in Biology},
  author={Maurice C. Goodman},
  journal={Journal of Consciousness Exploration \& Research},
  • Maurice C. Goodman
  • Published 30 January 2015
  • Biology
  • Journal of Consciousness Exploration & Research
It is often assumed that the known physical laws form a closed system and are complete. It is also assumed that biological theories require no additional principles that are fundamental other than those we already know. Assumptions such as these are acting as a barrier to progress in biological theories and an understanding of consciousness. This paper examines the unexplained inconsistencies among fundamental particles and forces and the fundamental gaps in our knowledge of biology and the… 

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