Monday, October 5, 2009

A Computer with a Human Brain

According to The Daily Mail- A team of scientists in Switzerland is claiming that a fully-functioning replica of a human brain could be built by 2020.

The Blue Brain project, led by computer genius Henry Markram - director of the Brain Mind Institute - has for the past five years been engineering the mammalian brain, the most complex object known in the Universe, using some of the most powerful supercomputers in the world.

Read more: Are we on the brink of creating a computer with a human brain? | Mail Online

A video of Markram explaining his computer simulation can be viewed HERE.

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