A journey into the nervous system: brainwaves

Inside the brain, every moment, there is plenty of bioelectric activity. A lot of signals go from one neuron to another carrying precise information....

A journey into the Nervous System: the cortical neurons

Neurons are the structural core of our brain. Incredibly complex connections among them make all our thought, movement or emotion possible. Moreover, not all...

A journey into the Nervous System: the myelin sheath

Like all the other animals, humans must interact with the external world. The environment is, in a certain sense, the center of the human...

A wearable able to read thoughts? New progress from Facebook

Edited by Gabriele La Greca. What do you think about a wearable device that can read your thoughts? And also understand it and transcribe it...

Listening to music chosen by a machine with the use of thought

Edited by Silvia Sanna. The Brain-Computer Interface (BCI) is a new science belonging to computer and biomedical engineering in which we try to interface human...

Flexible high-performance ionic transistor for brain-computer interfaces

In the last decade, scientists have tried to explore new ways to interface the brain with computers, so modeling new hardware that complies with...

Noninvasive system allows mind control of a robotic arm

In the context of biomedical engineering, the goal of BCIs is to provide functional support systems for people with disabilities, to replace or recover...

BCI applications*

57%
Healthcare
25%
Communication & Control
11%
Gaming
7%
Smart Home

* 2019 Forecast

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Multitasking: a BMI to control a third robotic arm

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Controlling a tablet with thoughts: chatting, music-streaming and much more

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