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A 'consciousness conductor' synchronizes and connects mouse brain areas - Neuroscience News

Tue, 05/12/2020 - 22:53

Mouse study reveals slow-wave brain activity, which is indicative of sleep and resting states, is co...

Scientists Have Connected The Brains of 3 People, Enabling Them to Share Thoughts

Tue, 05/12/2020 - 22:53

Neuroscientists have successfully hooked up a three-way brain connection to allow three people share...

DeepMind’s AI can ‘imagine’ a world based on a single picture

Tue, 05/12/2020 - 22:53

A neural network has taught itself to ‘imagine’ a scene from different viewpoints, including how sha...

Memory Transferred between Snails, Challenging Standard Theory of How the Brain Remembers - Scientific American

Tue, 05/12/2020 - 22:53

UCLA neuroscientists reported Monday that they have transferred a memory from one animal to another ...

Physicists read Maxwell's Demon's mind

Tue, 05/12/2020 - 22:53

Pioneering research offers a fascinating view into the inner workings of the mind of 'Maxwell's Demo...

Feds unveil rule requiring cars to ‘talk’ to each other | TheHill

Tue, 05/12/2020 - 22:53

The Obama administration released a long-awaited rule on Tuesday requiring all new vehicles to have ...

Complex learning dismantles barriers in the brain

Tue, 05/12/2020 - 22:53

Scientists at the Jagiellonian University in Poland taught Braille to sighted individuals and found ...

Has DeepMind Really Passed Go? — Backchannel — Medium

Tue, 05/12/2020 - 22:53

In the very same week that Artificial Intelligence lost one of its greatest pioneers, Marvin Minsky,...

Dogs Have A Conscience Too

Tue, 05/12/2020 - 22:53

That man’s best friend has a conscience is what every owner would be willing to bet, without even th...

The Information Theory of Life | Quanta Magazine

Tue, 05/12/2020 - 22:53

The polymath Christoph Adami is investigating life’s origins by reimagining living things as self-pe...

The Right Way to Learn While You Sleep | Neuroscience News

Tue, 05/12/2020 - 22:53

You can swot up on vocabulary in your sleep – but only if you don’t confuse your brain in the proces...

Mental maps: Route-learning changes brain tissue

Tue, 05/12/2020 - 22:53

Fifteen years ago, a study showed that the brains of London cab drivers had an enlargement in the hi...

A First Big Step Toward Mapping the Human Brain | WIRED

Tue, 05/12/2020 - 22:53

It’s a long, hard road to understanding the human brain, and one of the first milestones in that jou...

Why movies look weird at 48fps, and games are better at 60fps, and the uncanny valley… | Accidental Scientist

Tue, 05/12/2020 - 22:53

It should be safe to conclude that humans can see frame rates greater than 24 fps. The next question...

Distinguishing cause from effect using observational data: methods and benchmarks

Tue, 05/12/2020 - 22:53

The discovery of causal relationships from purely observational data is a fundamental problem in sci...

Decreased segregation of brain systems across the healthy adult lifespan

Tue, 05/12/2020 - 22:53

The brain is a large-scale network, not unlike many social or technological networks. Just like soci...

1959 Essay by Isaac Asimov on Creativity

Tue, 05/12/2020 - 22:53
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the neuroscience of consciousness

Tue, 05/12/2020 - 22:53

Consciousness has traditionally been a philosophical question due largely to a lack of information r...

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