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Brain implants could give us a ‘sixth sense’ by making us see infrared
18 Mar
2016
Written by billwallace

Brain implants could give us a ‘sixth sense’ by making us see infrared »

It has been put to good use by comic book superheroes and by alien predators hell-bent on wiping out mankind, but soon Read more…

A treatment for Parkinson’s disease reveals a brain switch for sadness
4 Mar
2016
Written by billwallace

A treatment for Parkinson’s disease reveals a brain switch for sadness »

Surgeons snaked the electrodes under the 65-year-old woman’s scalp. Thirty years of Parkinson’s disease had almost frozen her limbs. The wires, connected to Read more…