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Can You Upload Your Brain?

How the laws of physics forbid perfect cloning.

Publish Date: Topic: Physics + MathPhysics & MathBrand: What the Physics?!What the Physics?!
By Greg Kestin

Physics itself—not technology, not human ingenuity—forbids perfect cloning, which might throw a kink in any plans to upload your brain. Find out why in this episode of What the Physics?!

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This project/research was supported by grant number FQXi-RFP-1822 from the Foundational Questions Institute and Fetzer Franklin Fund, a donor-advised fund of Silicon Valley Community Foundation.