Brains

My bestie got me to reading We are Legion (We are Bob), a delightful sci fi tale where the fantasies of  transhumanists and futurists go quirkily astray. The main character is a cryogenics customer who gets resurrected in an interplanetary dystopia as a simulated version of himself that feels fairly convincing, except when it does not.

This Brain Dissection video is… hey you get to see what happens if you donate your brain to science.
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I’ve skipped ahead for you in the Mapping the Connectome talk to a really interesting theory on brain folding…

Also area 55b is worth specific attention to appreciate the findings of the Human Connectome Project

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