March 19, 2007
DARPA has killed the BICA (Biologically Inspired Cognitive Architectures) project to reverse-engineer the human brain.
The brain effort linked experts from neuroscience, cognitive psychology, robotics and artificial intelligence, who wanted to replicate how different parts of the brain interact.
“In some ways, it was like a Manhattan project or the Apollo project. Building a brain is a big task,” said Randall O’Reilly, an associate professor at the University… read more