Luther is doing his best to prove that he belongs in the Justice League as he tries to get to Power Ring but Dr. Caulder, Chief of the Doom Patrol, stands in his way. Chief damages Luther's armor by using EMP's (electro-magnetic pulses). Certainly Luther's armor uses electricity and circuits to provide added shielding and make the armor smarter. So, an EMP could disrupt any vulnerable circuits. While Luther is briefly down he is lectured by Dr. Caulder regarding the source of fear in the body.
1.) What is the basolateral nucleus?
2.) Is the Amygdala associated with emotions or fear?
3.) What is psycho-surgery?
Answer before I do!
1.) It's located in the amygdala. It receives sensory signals from the temporal lobe and processes the information to send out.
2.) Yes, the amygdala is responsible for the storage and processing of emotions, including fear. Look below for a diagram of this area of the brain.
3.) This is a real. Psychosurgery any type of neurosurgical surgery to treat a mental illness. This is a sensitive issue as psychotherapy is much more widely accepted.
I must tip my hat to Johns has he has done his research and successfully integrated good science into Justice League #33.
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