The Matrix is old hat now but back in the day every geek with an internet connection was singing its praises. The film’s innovative cinematography and solid performances were only part of its success story. The Matrix blended several religious and academic ingredients popular at the turn of the century. Computers, VR, the New Age,… Read More Revisiting The Matrix
A noninvasive brain-computer interface based on EEG recordings from the scalp. Center for Sensorimotor Neural Engineering (CSNE), Photo by Mark Stone, CC BY-ND James Wu, University of Washington and Rajesh P. N. Rao, University of Washington Just as ancient Greeks fantasized about soaring flight, today’s imaginations dream of melding minds and machines as a remedy… Read More Melding mind and machine: How close are we?
Memory and Consciousness in “Neuromancer” by William Gibson https://t.co/trE5Np7swO via @wordpressdotcom — earthpages.org (@earthpages) September 6, 2016
What you see is not always what you get: how virtual reality can manipulate our minds https://t.co/aZuib8SmgH via @ConversationUS — earthpages.org (@earthpages) August 30, 2016 Epigenetics and neuroplasticity have opened the door for scientific research about how the environment can have significant effects on the brain. This tweeted story probably falls in line with that… Read More Virtual reality meets actual reality… literally
Up close and personal: virtual reality can be an instrument for social change https://t.co/b1Uacqvens via @ConversationEDU — earthpages.org (@earthpages) May 31, 2016