Tag Archives: neuroscience

How to Perform Transcranial DC Stimulation (tDCS) at Home?

Currently, tDCS is used as therapy for certain psychological disorders. Here’s a new startup which overclocks your brain with direct current. And, you can do it at home?

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BrainGate Project: The Most Advanced Brain-machine Interface [VIDEO]

Using the most advanced brain-machine interface ever developed, Cathy Hutchinson can steer a robotic arm towards a bottle, pick it up, and drink her morning coffee. Its the popular BrainGate project …

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Convert EEG Waves to Audio using Brain Pulse Music Machine

Japanese artist and therapist Masaki Batoh created a machine that can create sound from brain waves. Check this video..

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How Jose Delgado Controlled People with Brain Implants [HISTORY]

Jose Manuel Rodriguez Delgado is referred to one of the cartoonishly evil mad scientists of all time. This Spanish Professor of Physiology at Yale University wanted to create a mind control device.

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Google Science Fair 2011: EEG & Prosthetics Biomedical Project

Looking for an engineering mini project? Here’s 15-year-old Anand Srinivasan with his EEG & Prosthetics Project at Google Science Fair 2011..

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The New Serial Two-Photon Tomography (STP) Imaging Technique

A new technology developed at Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory (CSHL) can now automate and standardize the process of collecting whole-brain images in lesser time.

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The Biggest Scientific Breakthrough of the Year 2011

2011 has been an amazing year for scientific discoveries. From all the innovations, over-hyped findings and controversial studies, I’d love to consider the brain chips and implants, they have to be my favorites.

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IBMs Brain Chip Breakthrough & Mind Reading [VIDEOS]

Recently, IBM claimed that within 5 years, it will come out with mind reading technology with collaboration with Emotiv. Lets explore their cognitive computing project – SyNAPSE.

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World’s First Memory Neural Prosthetic Implant

I’m pleased to share the fact that the biomedical researchers at USC (my school) have effectively restored the lost brain function and improved short-term memory retention in rats …

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How to Diagnose Stroke using a Head-worn Biomedical Device

So, here is a new biomedical innovation which offers quick detection, diagnosis and monitoring of stroke. Kudos to a team of radiologists and retired US Navy sonar experts that made it possible using technology developed for submarines.

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