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If mages collaborate with medical researchers, what techniques might we develop?
Scientists have recently found the area of the brain that motivates us to exercise. They found it in mice, and hope to develop human-friendly ways to stimulate it, which would help with both fitness and depression.
What if we could use magick to stimulate that brain area? Could we produce the same results without surgery or drugs? Could we program ethereal software to do it when anyone stares at a sigil and says a word, so people could use it in their own home?
I don’t know. But when I think about combining magick with medical research, this is one of the things I think about. Magick alone is useful, but magick plus medicine, physics, and other sciences? That’s what really excites me.
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