Fake hand, real self, the Cosmos…


A former pub landlord from West Yorkshire has become the first person in the UK to have a hand transplant. [1]

At some day he will feel this hand as his “own”.

How can this be? What determines what is “ours”?

It may sound radical, but we are the ones who formulate the limits of what constitutes our self. Think that the Universe is “You” and it will “happen”…

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