Category Neuroscience

Can Computers Think?

These are the latest articles and videos I found most interesting. Artificial Intelligence Expert Panel Debunks AI Hype How brain processes language First Science from Juno at Jupiter History of Ideas: Ancient Greece Artificial Intelligence by Professor Martyn Thomas CBE @ Gresham College Alan Turing famously proposed a test of artificial intelligence. What has been […]

We all are astronauts of spaceship earth

These are the latest articles and videos I found most interesting. How the brain recognizes what the eye sees Can the brain do back-propagation? Color & Pattern Apollo 11 Sustainability We all are astronauts of spaceship earth ‒ Wubbo Ockels How the brain recognizes what the eye sees Salk Institute New Salk Institute work outlining […]

History of Local Anaesthesia

These are the latest articles and videos I found most interesting. History of Local Anaesthesia Oxytocin – The Love Hormone Lamborghini’s Brilliant Active Aerodynamics – Huracán Performante Failed Inventions Early Television: “Magic in the Air” 1955 General Motors; Golden Age of TV History of Local Anaesthesia Talk at Gresham College by Dr William Harrop-GriffithsThe transcript […]

Divided Brain and the making of the Western World

These are the latest articles and videos I found most interesting. Divided Brain and the making of the Western World Computer Pioneers Visualising Individual Subatomic Particles Tyndall’s Sky in a Box Experiment Repairing the cornea: let there be sight Murphy’s Law Divided Brain and the making of the Western World The intuitive mind is a […]

World’s oldest fossils

These are the latest articles and videos I found most interesting. World’s oldest fossils unearthed As Reliable as Your Hard Drive? Maximizing DNA Storage Color Photos of Moon Released by China We taught bees to play football so we could learn about their brains How Does Facial Recognition Work? World’s oldest fossils unearthed UCL Remains […]

Who are we to say we are intelligent?

These are the latest articles and videos I found most interesting. Who Are We To Say We Are Intelligent? Key moments in evolution Inside Alzheimer’s disease Introduction to Machine Learning Restoring America’s First Muscle Car Who Are We To Say We Are Intelligent?” Neil deGrasse Tyson A discussion on the search for intelligent life Key […]

Connections between physics and deep learning

These are the latest articles and videos I found most interesting. Connections between physics and deep learning My Neurons, My Self Why December Has the Longest Days To Scale: The Solar System Brain and Mental Health Connections between physics and deep learning Max Tegmark at the Center for Brains, Minds and Machines (CBMM) We show […]

My picks, 2016-13

These are the latest articles and videos I found most interesting. Predicting the range of droplet sizes for sticky fluids Additive Manufacturing with Metals What’s harder to understand, a human brain or the universe? Big Ideas for future NSF investments Marie Tharp: Uncovering the Secrets of the Ocean Floor Predicting the range of droplet sizes […]

My picks, 2016-11

These are the latest articles and videos I found most interesting. Pomegranates reveal its powerful anti-aging secret DARPA’s Space Surveillance Telescope: How It Works Fossilised dinosaur brains What are harmonics? Ultrasound Treatment Stops Parkinson’s Tremor Pomegranates reveal its powerful anti-aging secret École polytechnique fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL) Scientists have managed to prove pomegranates anti-aging potential: […]

Brightening the Future through Brain-Controlled Bionics

Reprinted from DARPAby Marine Cpl. Cedric R. Haller II Ever since the first war ever recorded by human beings, paralyzation and amputation of extremities has been a common occurrence. The answer to this problem was usually found in the form of prosthetics or artificial limbs. The oldest documented prosthetic can be traced back to somewhere […]