Mind reading with brain-to-brain experiment

Mind reading with brain-to-brain experiment

In an experiment, researchers from University of Washington (UW) have used a direct brain-to-brain connection to enable participants play a question-and-answer game by transmitting signals from one brain to the other over the internet.

Sep 27, 2015, 16:53 PM IST

Even infant brain can draw 'body map'

 Body maps that help us build up an implicit sense of ourselves through the sense of having a body and seeing and feeling our bodies move develop very early in our life, new research has found.

Sep 09, 2015, 18:01 PM IST

Controlling exoskeleton through brain signals

Scientists have developed a brain-computer control interface for a lower limb exoskeleton by decoding specific signals from within the user`s brain.

Aug 18, 2015, 16:13 PM IST

Simple test to spot Alzheimer's risk

An affordable non-invasive test that detects electrical activity in the brain may be used to spot people who are at the risk of Alzherimer`s, say researchers.

Jul 16, 2015, 12:05 PM IST

Control genes with your thoughts

 Inspired by a brain game, researchers have developed a novel gene regulation method that enables thought-specific brain waves to control the process of conversion of genes into proteins (gene expression).

Nov 12, 2014, 15:15 PM IST
New study suggests impulsive decisions can be controlled

New study suggests impulsive decisions can be controlled

In a new study, scientists have shown that people's tendency to make impulsive decisions could be controlled.

Oct 03, 2014, 16:38 PM IST

Have a sweet ride with this `mind-reading` helmet

Your bicycle ride could soon be stress-free as researchers have now designed a "mind-reading" helmet that could allow you to chart the least taxing routes of your travel.

Jun 16, 2014, 19:22 PM IST

Now, a system that helps detect when drivers fall asleep behind the wheel

Latest advances in capturing data on brain activity and eye movement are being combined to develop a system, which can help detect when drivers are in danger of falling asleep at the wheel.

Jul 09, 2013, 15:43 PM IST