Users Online Now:
GLP Poker Rooms
Donate To GLP
Back to Forum
Back to Thread
REPLY TO THREAD
Can you blink your eyes or talk AFTER you have been beheaded?
Ms Sans Serif
In accordance with industry accepted best practices we ask that users limit their copy / paste of copyrighted material to the relevant portions of the article you wish to discuss and no more than 50% of the source material, provide a link back to the original article and provide your original comments / criticism in your post with the article.
[quote:catsscratchfever:MV8yMDY2NTA4XzM0NzY5NTc3X0FDQzhEMjlE] Lori Cuthbert Editor-in-Chief, Discovery News It’s likely that yes, the brain remains conscious for a few seconds after a head leaves its body. When the guillotine was commonly used in revolutionary France, there were numerous reports of decapitated heads moving for up to 30 seconds, blinking eyes and showing expression. But scientists studying decapitated rats’ heads think the brain only functions for about four seconds after being severed. There is a wave of brain activity about 40 seconds after decapitation in rats and in humans, though that researchers think might be the real line between life and death, when the neurons in the brain lose their electrical charge and completely stop functioning. There have been accounts of people surviving what’s called internal decapitations, where the bones of the skull separate from the spine. In those cases, the neck has to be rebuilt to keep the head aloft. http://curiosity.discovery.com/question/does-brain-active-after-decapitation [/quote]
Is it possible for a person to still be conscious after he/she has been beheaded? Could they be aware of what has happened to them?
It would seem possible due to brain activity...
Could they try to talk? Or look around???
Pictures (click to insert)
Big Round Smilies
Aliens and Space
Friendship & Love
Misc Small Smilies
View All Categories
Next Page >>
FIRST HUMAN BEING HAS THEIR DNA MANIPULATED TO MAKE WHITE BLOOD CELLS 20 YEARS YOUNGER
Democrat who opposed welfare fraud measure indicted – for food stamp fraud
Revealed: Intel’s Secret Microchip That Can Take Over Your PC
Scientists Say Cancer May Be Contagious
HPV Vaccine To Be Trialled On Babies
Hubble Space Telescope Finds ‘Dark Vortex’ On Neptune
TV News Illusion: "Reporter in the Field on Location"
Getting a new driver’s license? Brace yourself for FBI face recognition analysis.
Mother Says Pharmacist Caused Her 8-Year-Old to Overdose on ADHD Meds
Mysterious noise emitted by Caribbean Sea detected from space
Austria may legally recognize 3rd gender
20 Plus Dead As Worst Flooding in 100 Years Strikes West Virginia
Full-Scale Emergency Drill To Take Place At LaGuardia Airport…
U.K. Vote Deals Blow To “One World Government’
Rivers and lakes mysteriously disappearing increase around the world
Germany warns FIVE more countries could leave Europe after Brexit
World’s 400 Richest People Lose $127 Billion on Brexit
Ban on transgender troops to be lifted July 1st
Middle America Due For a Huge Earthquake
Man tries to scan his junk at Seattle grocery store, gets arrested
FBI admits using faked forensic science to put hundreds of innocent people behind bars (and have some sentenced to death)
Only a baby goat can understand what its toddler friend is saying — listen to their language
Jon Voight Reveals How He Might Be Able To Help Trump Win In November
THIS 8 YEAR OLD BOY DESCRIBES THE PINEAL GLAND AND HOW WE ARE PROGRAMMED BY TV
The World’s Most Valuable Gem Has Been Discovered And It’s Called The “Virgin Rainbow”
Disclaimer / Copyright Info
with questions or comments about this site.
"Godlike Productions" & "GLP" are registered trademarks of Zero Point Ltd. Godlike™
Website Design Copyright © 1999 - 2015 Godlikeproductions.com
Page generated in 0.005s (5 queries)