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Inside Paul Allen’s Plan to Reverse-Engineer the Human Brain | Science | WIRED

Inside Paul Allen’s Plan to Reverse-Engineer the Human Brain | Science | WIRED | Reverse Engineer the Brain | Scoop.it
In 2003, Microsoft cofounder Paul Allen spent $100 million to build the Allen Institute for Brain Science in Seattle.
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Futurist Ray Kurzweil on Google, reverse engineering the brain and ...

Futurist Ray Kurzweil on Google, reverse engineering the brain and ... | Reverse Engineer the Brain | Scoop.it
Reverse engineering simply means to understand, but to understand at detailed level, sufficient that we could actually recreate its methods. There are three benefits to reverse engineering the human brain.
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Inside Paul Allen's Plan to Reverse-Engineer the Human Brain ... | Reverse Engineer the Brain | Scoop.it
In 2003, Microsoft cofounder Paul Allen spent $100 million to build the Allen Institute for Brain Science in Seattle. With laser-equipped microscopes and custom brain-slicers, the institute has mapped the brains of mice, ...
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Reverse engineering the brain - DAN LYONS

Great story from Wired about Andrew Ng and the quest to reverse engineer the human brain. Google is going after this in a big way — I suspect it's what Larry Page really wanted to do all along. But others are in the hunt.
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