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Obama Releases Plan to Map the Brain

US President Barack Obama has unveiled a new initiative to map the brain.

Speaking at the White House, he announced an initial $100m investment to shed light on how the brain works and provide insight into diseases such as Alzheimer's and epilepsy.

Source: BBC. Read full article. (link)

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  • John Galt||

    Why would our King want to map something he doesn't have?

  • EDG reppin' LBC||

    Once we have a map, or model of the perfect, healthy brain we can finally compare individual brain maps against this ideal. We can sort through all these people and find out which ones are citizens and which ones are defects.

  • phandaal||

    The proper term will be "valids" and "in-valids."

  • ||

    "After all, we can't control what we don't understand."