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Rhesus Monkeys Used To Test Cybernetic Implant
2012-09-17 04:21:13

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Scientists are developing an implant that can allow them to manipulate the neural activity of rhesus monkeys, allowing them to help regain lost decision-making processes in the primates and providing a technological device which could someday help those suffering from dementia, stroke, cerebral injury or various brain diseases. A team of researchers hailing from the University of Southern California (USC), the University of...

2012-09-16 23:01:12

MindMachines.com is challenging the American educational system to adopt light and sound machine brainwave entrainment technology to boost learning and memory retention among US students. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) September 16, 2012 MindMachines.com is challenging the American educational system to adopt light and sound machine brainwave entrainment technology to boost learning and memory retention among US students. Representatives for the company are strongly advocating the introduction of...

Little Language Learners Have Head Start
2012-09-10 16:26:17

Babies' ability to detect complex rules in language outshines that of adults New research examining auditory mechanisms of language learning in babies has revealed that infants as young as three months of age are able to automatically detect and learn complex dependencies between syllables in spoken language. By contrast, adults only recognized the same dependencies when asked to actively search for them. The study by scientists at the Max Planck Institute for Human Cognitive and Brain...

2012-09-09 23:00:48

InsomniaStress.com launches new web portal providing health information regarding stress treatments, insomnia relief, relaxation technology and sleep therapy. Insomnia Stress features in-depth, though provoking articles on a wide range of topics related to sleep and stress therapy. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) September 09, 2012 InsomniaStress.com launches new web portal providing health information regarding stress treatments, insomnia relief, relaxation technology and sleep therapy. Insomnia...

2012-08-30 23:01:05

A new Android sleep app is set to entice groggy sleepers away from their reliance on the snooze button whilst providing an all-round enhanced bedtime experience. Rise Up! Radio/Alarm - the most fully-featured nightstand app for Android phones and tablets - has just launched in the Google Play Store. London, UK (PRWEB) August 29, 2012 Rise Up! Radio/Alarm harnesses extensive sleep research to give app users the ultimate sleep experience from the moment they go to bed till they wake in the...

Visual Awareness Improved Through Rhythmic Oscillations In Brain
2012-08-29 15:40:58

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Rhythmic oscillations in the brain provide heightened visual awareness that, when controlled, could help improve visual processing in critical environments such as air traffic control towers and nuclear power plants, according to a new study by the Beckman Institute. Using periodic visual stimuli and electroencephalogram (EEG) recordings, the researchers found they could precisely time the brain´s natural oscillations to...

Emotiv - Hacking The Human Brain
2012-08-27 09:45:58

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Our minds are often the most secure place we can go to think thoughts otherwise unspeakable to human ears. We may not agree with every thought we have and might even be ashamed by many of them, yet there they are, striking the core of our minds like lightning; quick and unpredictable. As such, it could be quite embarrassing and frightening to know someone not only has access to our brains, but knows what we´re thinking....


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