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Uploading new skills to the brain just as in “The Matrix”

Uploading new skills to the brain just as in “The Matrix” (Credit: Reuters)
Uploading new skills to the brain just as in “The Matrix” (Image Credit: Reuters)

Main Point:

One of the first studies to find that transcranial direct current stimulation (tDCS) can help in faster learning of new skills. Continue reading Uploading new skills to the brain just as in “The Matrix”

Our brain can store information of the entire web (or more)

Brain (Source: CDC)
Our brain can store information of the entire web (or more)(Image Source: CDC)

Main Point:

Memory capacity of brain is about 10 times more than previous estimations, which is in the petabyte range, i.e. almost equivalent to the entire Web. Continue reading Our brain can store information of the entire web (or more)