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01/29/2014 04:01 pm ET Updated Jan 29, 2014

Scientists Have Discovered What Makes Us Ask 'What If?'

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Whether it's a bad break-up, a missed stop sign, or a poorly constructed burrito, it's human nature to ask, "what would have happened if I chose differently?"

Scientists have recently discovered the area of the brain that makes us ponder what our alternate life paths could have looked like. Feeling existential? Check out the rest of the findings or wonder forever what would have happened if you did.

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