Book cover of The Brain Electric: The Dramatic High-Tech Race to Merge Minds and Machines by Malcolm Gayby Malcolm Gay

The gripping and revelatory story of the dramatic race to merge the human brain with machines

Leading neuroscience researchers are racing to unlock the secrets of the mind. On the cusp of decoding brain signals that govern motor skills, they are developing miraculous technologies that will enable paraplegics and wounded soldiers to move prosthetic limbs and will give all of us the power to manipulate computers and other objects through thought alone. These fiercely competitive scientists are vying for government and venture capital funding, prestige, and wealth.

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#357 The Brain Electric
2/18/16          60 min




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