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Is it true you only use 10% of your brainpower?

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Me? I use 100% but as for you...

I love the MythBusters story:

In the October 27, 2010 episode of MythBusters, the hosts used magnetoencephalography and functional magnetic resonance imaging to scan the brain of someone attempting a complicated mental task. Finding that well over 10% was active at once, they declared the myth “busted”.

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