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Old 2004-10-20, 19:38
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Originally Posted by johnmansley
No. Neuron impulses travel quickly, but nowhere near the speed of light. I think I read that the fastest electrical impulse within the human body travels at 180 miles per hour. This pales into comparison with the speed at which light propagates, 186'000 miles per second.

Your second statement is true though.


Interesting, I just heard this from some scientific theory, maybe he doesn't mean bodily neoron impulses, but mental images or something. I don't know for sure, but I don't think he was talking about the speed of brain electricity.
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