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A computer designed by hobbyists to look like a brain on display at a Berlin fair in 2012. What happens when we go from crude models to complete working simulations of this all-important organ? Britta Pedersen/DPA/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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How does our subjective reality emerge from the physical structures of the brain and body? iStockphoto.com hide caption

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