The Future of the Brain

The Future of the Brain

December 18th, 2012 | Posted in Art & Society, Innovation, Science & Tech

Several new scientific discoveries in neuroscience have alluded to very interesting upcoming applications for the brain. Skills and knowledge will be directly implanted into your brain. Your brain will connect directly to the cloud, for easy access to all your data. Thoughts will control bionic limbs. There may be robots that think and react like we do, by copying our brain patterns. There is a lot to consider now that our technology is making it easier and easier to interfere with a brain’s natural process. How do we determine what’s ethical? Which areas of life will have to change to accommodate for our technologically enhanced brains? Competitive events? Education?

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  1. Raman Chopra   |   Dec 19, 2012

    This isn’t a post, this is just a paragraphs of what we already have heard of. I was expecting something better. :(