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Spiritual Technologises 2.0

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Recent technological advances–from fields as diverse as gene and protein engineering to optics/photonics, chemistry, materials science, nanoscience, electrophysiology, and more–offer unprecedented opportunities for measuring and manipulating neural cells and circuits… Read More

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Six benefits of yoga for severe sleep deprivation

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It's a well-known fact that sleep disorders such as insomnia are endemic in our stress-filled, caffeine-driven contemporary lifestyles. In a recent study, it was shown [...]

The Startups Bringing AR Into The Workplace

December 16th, 2017|0 Comments

When Google Glass was publicly announced in 2012, it was taken on one of the most rapid complete hype cycles in tech history. Not long [...]

Video Games May Affect The Brain Differently, Depending On What You Play

December 16th, 2017|0 Comments

People who played action video games that involve first-person shooters, such as Call of Duty and Medal of Honor, experienced shrinkage in a brain region [...]

Inside the Moonshot Effort to Finally Figure Out the Brain

December 16th, 2017|0 Comments

AI is only loosely modeled on the brain. So what if you wanted to do it right? You’d need to do what has been impossible [...]

A ‘Google Maps’ for the Mouse Brain Details Neurons Like Never Before

November 20th, 2017|0 Comments

Ask any neuroscientist to draw you a neuron, and it’ll probably look something like a star with two tails: one stubby with extensive tree-like branches, [...]

Virtual Reality Is Reshaping Medical Training and Treatment

November 20th, 2017|0 Comments

Arthur C. Clarke, a British science fiction writer, is well known for once writing, “Any sufficiently advanced technology is indistinguishable from magic.” Consumer virtual reality [...]