Links to Magazine Articles
Bionic Future: The Coming Merging of Mind and Machine
Have humans created machines capable of intelligence? Yes.
Are we able to create machines capable of consciousness? Read
what Ray Kurzweil, leading pioneer of print to speech reading
machines and speech recognition systems has to say about it.
a Brainier Mouse
Scientists learn how to molecularly strengthen the hippocampus.
Limbs, Phantom Seeing and Hearing
Find out why our brains, in the absence of sensory input,
can produce vivid feelings or images, such as the picture
of Elvis Michelle saw in the segment The Sight of Touch.
more about Fred Gage's discovery of the brain’s ability to
produce new neurons.
It True That Creativity Resides in the Right Hemisphere of
This “Ask the Expert” article discusses the anatomy of brain
function using an informative diagram.
is Narcolepsy and How Does It Relate to Sleep and Dreams?
l A feature article by Jerome Siegel, a professor of psychiatry
and a member of the brain research institute at the University
of California at Los Angeles Medical Center.
Point A to Theta
This article discusses the relationship between increased
brain activity and spatial navigation tasks (like the cabbies
in “Grow Your Own Brain.”)
Cells Come of Age
Learn about scientific breakthrough in the regeneration of
neural stem cells.