Latest Brain-computer interfacing Stories
For one lucky woman, 15 years of paralysis was broken on Saturday, April 12 when the 58-year-old woman, who is unable to speak, controlled a robotic arm by thinking about a particular action.
Mobility is something most of us take for granted, and when we lose that ability through paralysis we lose a huge part of our independence.
In the past few years, researchers at the University of Helsinki have made several breakthroughs in discovering how the brain of preterm babies work, in developing treatments to protect the brain, and in developing research methods suitable for hospital use.
Have you ever imagined taking on the role of Spock in the popular Star Trek shows and films, using your mind melding abilities to read the thoughts of others. Well that could one day become a reality, in a roundabout way.
Researchers funded by the National Institutes of Health have developed a flexible brain implant that could one day be used to treat epileptic seizures.
- The analysis of literature, focusing on the words and grammar to the exclusion of context or literary merit.