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Scientists Reconstruct Video Clips From Brain Activity In Historic Experiment

Scientists Reconstruct Video Clips From Brain Activity In Historic Experiment
Visions yes. Dreams yes, but not yet. Unless these researchers have already hooked themselves up whilst sleeping, I'm gonna wait on the dream part. My dreams aren't really created visually. They're interpreted that way later. Are we sure the computer isn't mostly analyzing the parts of the brain devoted to processing sight?

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