Numbing a body part can boost sensory powers elsewhere – here’s what that tells us about the brain | The Conversation

If one of your hands is anaesthetised, the remaining one will be better at touch perception. AlexMaster/Shuttestock

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Random sensory quotes

Our brain is mapping the world. Often that map is distorted, but it’s a map with constant immediate sensory input.

— E.O. Wilson