Monthly Archive:: March 2017

New achievement reached in Neuro-Prosthetics: paralyzed man move his arm to feed himself

A paralyzed man in Cleveland can feed himself for the first time in eight years, aided by a computer-brain interface that reads his thoughts and sends signals to move muscles in his arm. [1] Earlier this year,

DARPA funds brain stimulation research for skills learning acceleration

It is called Targeted Neuroplasticity Training (TNT), DARPA’s research program that aims boosting synaptic plasticity to accelerate learning. It takes years to learn some of the most important national security skills, such as speaking foreign languages, analyzing surveillance images, and marksmanship.