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By thoracic, he meant the lung and heart; and by nervous system, he denoted the encephalon, medulla spinalis and nerves.
The way from fish to amphibians, from amphibians to reptiles, from reptiles to mammals there was a regular progression of the encephalon up to the appearance of the power to reflect and thinking: from the Homo Habilis to Homo Erectus up to the Homo Sapiens Sapiens.
barks Patrick Martin, driver of the winged encephalon, his hair a wild Einstein mop.

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