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Scientist controls colleague's hand in first human brain-to-brain interface

Discussion in 'Off-topic Zone' started by joseephuss, Sep 3, 2013.

  1. joseephuss

    joseephuss Well-Known Member

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    http://news.cnet.com/8301-11386_3-5...hand-in-first-human-brain-to-brain-interface/

    Scientist controls colleague's hand in first human brain-to-brain interface

    The telepathic cyborg lives, sort of. University of Washington scientists Rajesh Rao and Andrea Stocco claim that they are the first to demonstrate human brain-to-brain communication. Rao sent a signal into a Stocco's brain via the Internet that caused him to move his right hand. Brain-to-brain communication has previously been demonstrated between rats and from humans to rats.

    "The experiment is a proof in concept. We have tech to reverse engineer the brain signal and transmit it from one brain to another via computer," said Chantel Prat, an assistant professor of psychology who worked on the project.
     
  2. Denim Chicken

    Denim Chicken Well-Known Member

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    Dutch Rudder 2.0
     
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  3. visionary

    visionary Well-Known Member

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    is this one of those "believe" things where everyone who believes get to move to the head of the class and the rest go to the back and are called 'realists'?

    because, i BELIEVE!!!
     
  4. REDVOLUTION

    REDVOLUTION Return to Dominance

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  5. PJTHEDOORS

    PJTHEDOORS Well-Known Member

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    I want to see Brain to Mustache. If they can move another person's mustache.
     

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