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Bernard Trink quotes James Rollins to ask why we have magnets in our brain (Book Reviews, Bangkok Post, May 14, 2010) as if that were a mystery. It used to be one but now scientists report that if you wave a magnet near the right TPJ section of our brain it impairs our moral judgement of other people’s behavior. They conclude that the magnets must therefore have a moral judgement function. The media has been quick to label the magnetic property of the TPJ a ” moral compass”.

Cha-am Jamal, Thailand



  • John Bruyn: Great post and very helpful. Thanks, John Bruyn
  • chaamjamal: Yes indeed and thank you very much for that very helpful insight.
  • Paul H: I do believe I commented awhile back to you that I'd long since given up on Quora on account of their leftyism. I had replies deleted and blocked by t