Life and Musings of Ed

Connectome

In DUML Physics, Life and living, Technology on 1 October 10 at 11:02 am
Complete neuron cell diagram. Neurons (also kn...
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This is a very interesting TED talk on an ambitious project to better understand the brain.  The scope of the project of mapping the “connectome” –the sum of the connections between neurons and synapses, etc in the brain — is enormous and the potential for understanding the brain is astounding.  Although I would tend to say I am even more than my connectome from a spiritual and Christian worldview, I think you should watch the talk, it is well worth a few minutes of your day.

http://on.ted.com/8bfp

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