Whether we’re augmenting the human brain or making important new discoveries about the origins of our universe, now more than ever we’re changing the course of our species beyond fathomable recognition. It’s in our human nature to wander and transcend with the aid of science and technology. Where we go from here is anybody’s guess, but’s it’s a journey we’ll be making together. Welcome to the future!
Researchers at Carnegie Mellon’s Computer Science Department are investing $12 million to reverse-engineer the human brain and apply it to Machine Learning A.I. SOURCE
After 100 years of searching, an international team of physicists have finally confirmed the discovery of gravitational waves, as theorized by Albert Einstein, becoming one of the biggest astrophysical discoveries in the past century. SOURCE
Robbed of her ability to talk or move for over 27 years due to a devastating car crash, promising violinist Rosemary Johnson was finally able to make music once again using software that reads people’s brain waves. SOURCE
According to PBS’s new NOVA documentary, which premiered in the U.S. this week, scientists have discovered a way to permanently remove unwanted memories from your head. SOURCE