Thinking in Tongues -What can we learn from a babbling brain?
By Daniel Engber
Posted Friday, Nov. 17, 2006, at 12:36 AM ET http://www.slate.com/id/2153947
“Last week, the New York Times reported that neuroscientists had gotten a look, for the first time, at the brains of devout Christians engaged in speaking in tongues. The test subjects believe that God takes possession of their minds and babbles through their mouths. And now, says the Times, ‘they have some neuroscience to back them up.’ ”