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Submission + - Israeli scientists create cyborg brains (sciam.com)

Roy van Rijn writes: "Researchers at Tel Aviv University in Israel have demonstrated that neurons cultured outside the brain can be imprinted with multiple rudimentary memories that persist for days without interfering with or wiping out others. The israeli scientists have taken a crucial first step in showing that a network of neurons outside the body can be stimulated to create multiple memories that they sustain for days."

Technological progress has merely provided us with more efficient means for going backwards. -- Aldous Huxley

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