Mysterious Giant Neuron Has Been Found Wrapped Around the Entire Circumference of the Brain

This could be where consciousness forms. For the first time, scientists have detected a giant neuron wrapped around the entire circumference of a mouse’s brain, and it’s so densely connected across both hemispheres, it could finally explain the origins of consciousness. Using a new imaging technique, the team detected the giant neuron emanating from one of the best-connected regions in … Continue reading

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The US Military Wants a Chip to Translate Your Brain Activity Into Binary Code

Admittedly this is bordering on sci-fi but it’s actually true as you’ll read for your self. I don’t know if it’s just me but it seems like we’re progressing rather rapidly in these types of areas of research and science. While it is amazing one can already foresee the many ethical and privacy implications this will eventually have. I can … Continue reading