Brainternet Project – First human brain linked to the internet in real time

September 15th, 2017|

The brainternet project is an absolute world first, and an amazing achievement.
The Wits biomedical engineers have connected a human brain to the internet. Long story short, it streams brainwaves to the web, by converting the brain into an Internet of Things (IoT) node on the World Wide Web. They are ultimately aiming to enable interactivity between the […]

Famous faces’ contortions

May 26th, 2015|

Keep your eyes in the cross between the two images.

This gif is demonstrating that peripheral vision is really creepy. Our pattern recognition that’s hardwired to recognize faces puts together the components or groups of components of a face whether upside down or right side up.

The brain is selectively juxtaposing certain aspects of the individual features […]