The Verge | Obama plans decade-long research effort to map the human brain and explore consciousness
February 18, 2013
Source: The Verge — February 18, 2013 | T.C. Sottek
The New York Times reports that the Obama administration plans to spearhead a scientific effort over the next decade that aims to build a comprehensive map of activity in the human brain. The effort will reportedly involve scientists from federal agencies and private foundations that will work together to advance our understanding of perception, actions, and consciousness.
The Times says that the project seeks to accomplish the same level of… read more