Tech & the Brain

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Video games might offer cognitive benefits like increased hand-eye coordination and visual perception skills.
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Your selections: Tech and the Brain
And other neuroscience news for the week of May 18, 2020.
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Artificial intelligence is helping neuroscientists understand human vision — which, in turn, can help engineers create better technologies.
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And other neuroscience news for the week of March 30, 2020.
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A panel of experts tackle your questions on emerging neural-digital technology.
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  • 29 min
A panel of experts discuss the future of neural-digital technology, as well as ethical and social considerations for the field.
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  • 125 min
Neural-digital technologies must undergo serious scrutiny during development to minimize discrimination and exclusion.
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  • 8 min
Neural-digital technologies are changing the human experience.
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  • 15 min
Douglas Weber, professor at the University of Pittsburgh, explains improvements in neural-digital technologies, including prosthetics and injectable nerve stimulators.
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  • 14 min
Brandon Prestwood, an amputee, shares how a prosthetic arm with a sense of touch changed his life.
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  • 14 min
New neural-digital interfaces could worsen existing healthcare inequalities if developers ignore socioeconomic concerns.
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  • 11 min
Scientists are exploring how neural-digital technologies can expand the human experience. This endeavor raises crucial ethical questions.
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  • 17 min
Visualization research lets people experience alternate perspectives, which could increase empathy.
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  • 16 min

3D Brain

An interactive brain map that you can rotate in a three-dimensional space.