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Scientists Build Tiny Human Brains in the Lab

August 28, 2013
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Using skin cells, researchers were able to develop "neural organoids," mini brains that can be used to study human brain development.

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Reuters (Apr. 25, 2013) Scientists have begun work on one of the most ambitious scientific projects ever - to recreate a human brain inside a supercomputer. The Human Brain Project, led by Swiss institute, the EPFL, aims to build the replica organ within ten years.
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Neuro-Synchronicity: Brain Networking Among Musicians

Neuro-Synchronicity: Brain Networking Among Musicians

Deutsche Welle (Mar. 24, 2013) When musicians play, what is happening inside their brains? Scientists at Berlins Max Planck Institute for Human Development have discovered that while performing together, their neurological activity goes into a kind of synchronization mode - almost as though they were connected by a wireless network.
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Finns Fight Stress at the Brain Gym

Finns Fight Stress at the Brain Gym

Reuters (June 26, 2012) A fitness center for the brain opens in the Finnish capital, offering smells, sounds and light effects for enhanced and instant recreation of overloaded human brains.
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Bringing Extracurricular Activities Into the Classroom (Nov. 3, 2011) Bringing Extracurricular Activities into the Classroom Compass Summit - Terranea Resort THE FUTURE OF EDUCATION Educate to Innovate Jack Hidary, Founder and Chairman, National Lab Network Compass Summit, a forum for true interaction and exchange, examines some of today's most pressing problems through the lens of global citizenship, recognizing that human ingenuity is an unlimited resource. Guided by NPR's Ira Flatow, an intimate group of some of the of the world's best thinkers and doers convened along the rugged Palos Verdes coastline on Oct 23-26, 2011 at Terranea Resort to engage in meaningful conversation, ask questions, and challenge ideas -- we invite you to join in the conversation.
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