IBM’s New “Brain” Chip May Lead to Advanced AI

The far fetched dream of advanced artificial intelligence and computing may not be as far off as we used to think thanks to a new incredibly powerful prototype chip IBM unveiled Thursday.  The chip is designed with the human brain in mind, since the human brain considered the most powerful and efficient processing system in […]

People Would Rather Shock Themselves Than be Alone With Their Thoughts

Amidst all that is our busy lives, what with all our work, family, and hobbies to attend to, it may have crossed your mind that at least you, if not everyone would like some down time to themselves, to just ponder alone in their thoughts.  However, according to a study from the University of Virginia […]

Narcolepsy Surgery

Four years of nightly seizures have driven Rachel Vella to what many people consider their last resort, brain surgery. 2 years ago up pinpointing the problem was almost impossible but now with emerging imaging technology it is possible.”the development of a world-first brain imaging analysis technique, led by Florey Professor Graeme Jackson and PhD student […]