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Fashion Camera Brings Primate Brains To The Internet

Posted in Software on 15th Nov, 2013 02:34 AM
by AlexMuller
How technology built for online shopping democratized primate brain research.

Virtual Reality System Lets You Explore Your Brain in Real-Time

Posted in Software on 15th Mar, 2014 01:55 AM
by AlexMuller
What if it were possible to explore your brain in virtual reality, watching your thoughts flashing before your eyes?

MRI sensor allows neuroscientists to map neural activity with molecular precision

Posted in Medicine on 3rd May, 2014 11:54 PM
by AlexMuller
MIT researchers have developed a technique that allows them to precisely track neural communication in the brain over time.

Scientists Discover Area of Brain Responsible for Exercise Motivation

Posted in Science on 27th Aug, 2014 10:45 PM
by AlexMuller
Scientists have discovered an area of the brain that could control a person’s motivation to exercise, potentially leading to improved treatments for depression.

Humans' big brains might be due in part to newly identified protein

Posted in Science on 17th Nov, 2014 08:22 PM
by AlexMuller
Experiments revealed that the protein, is made in growing brains of humans, and appears necessary for normal proliferation of human brain stem cells growing in a lab dish.

How futurology and technological progress influences science fiction

Posted in Reviews on 14th Mar, 2015 09:39 PM
by Calum Chace
Science fiction, it is often said, tells you less about what will happen in the future than it tells you about the predominant concerns of the age when it was written.

PlanetTech News interviews Calum Chace, Science Fiction Author, on the future of artificial intelligence

Posted in Interviews on 16th May, 2015 11:05 PM
by AlexMuller
Calum Chace has done considerable research into the issues surrounding AI, in particular superintelligence, for his novel Pandora's Brain.

Software firms are actively seeking 'neurodiverse' employees

Posted in Science on 8th May, 2017 05:23 PM
by Alex Muller
Everyone’s brain operates differently, and these companies hope to leverage the strengths in those differences to improve the software development process.

Neuroscience study uncovers how threatening information invades the working memory of anxious people

Posted in Medicine on 10th Sep, 2017 05:02 PM
by Alex Muller
The brains of anxious individuals tend to misallocate memory resources to process threat-related information.

Electricity Harvested From Rushing Blood in Bizarre New Study

Posted in Science on 11th Sep, 2017 05:13 PM
by Alex Muller
Researchers report that they’ve created a tiny fiber, thinner than a hair, that can generate power from the movement of rushing blood.

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