This image could be the first step toward mapping human thoughts

Today we are closer than ever to understanding the biological basis of human thought. In a major first for neuroscience, researchers have produced an image showing almost an entire vertebrate brain at work — down to the level of individual neurons. Soon we’ll have a human brain “activity map” which reveals how electrical impulses in the brain correlate to thought patterns, biological processes, and more.

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via io9 http://io9.com/456366486

x-post by Jered Higgins

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