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There’s nothing like accidentally posting a random collection of notes to your blog and then having to go into all the social media sites and deleting it. 715 more words

Think Pieces

Human Brain and Capacity

Human Body is a wonderful machine. As we know that it performs several functions without rest form the birth.The main organs of the human body are brain, heart, kidney, liver, lungs etc. 470 more words

Barry Beyerstein

A ray of hope for Parkinson’s disease

Parkinson’s disease (PD) is an age-associated movement disorder with no available treatments to stop or slow down the disease progress. This disease is characterized by a progressive loss of brain cells that produce… 340 more words


Scientists have built artificial neurons that fully mimic human brain cells - ScienceAlert

So I kind of lied. I love nerdy stuff, too. And this is the beginning of a beautiful breakthrough. It has implications for health, quality of life, and the author even thinks it could lead to artificial improvements to our brain power. 19 more words


Operational space control of 6DOF robot arm with spiking cameras part 3: Tracking a target using spiking cameras

Alright. Previously we got our arm all set up to perform operational space control, accepting commands through Python. In this post we’re going to set it up with a set of spiking cameras for eyes, train it to learn the mapping between camera coordinates and end-effector coordinates, and have it track an LED target. 2,246 more words

Motor Control

Humans are terrible judges of their own speed of thought

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As inquisitive beings, we are constantly questioning and quantifying the speed of various things. With a fair degree of accuracy, scientists have quantified the speed of  1,778 more words