Teleportation and LSD trips could help us understand the nature of personal identity by Jim Holt / June 23, 2014 / Leave a commentFacebookTwitterLinkedinEmail Published in July 2014 issue of Prospect Magazine“Once your brain is vaporised, the lights go out for good. Even an exact physical duplicate of your body and brain would not be you—although it would certainly believe it was.”Self by Barry Dainton (Penguin, £8.99)YOU'VE HIT THE LIMITYou have now reached your limit of 3 free articles in the last 30 days. But don't worry! You can get another 7 articles absolutely free, simply by entering your email address in the box below.When you register we'll also send you a free e-book—Writing with punch—which includes some of the finest writing from our archive of 22 years. And we'll also send you a weekly newsletter with the best new ideas in politics and philosophy of culture, which you can of course unsubscribe from at any time Email Prospect takes your privacy seriously. We promise never to rent or sell your e-mail address to any third party. You can unsubscribe from the Prospect e-mail newsletter at any time.