NEUROSCIENCE

Yoav Medan: Ultrasound surgery — healing without cuts – YouTube

Posted by on December 8, 2011 at 11:37 pm

  “Damn it Jim, I’m a doctor, not a butcher!” – Dr. McCoy of Star Trek  This new TEDtalk video demonstrates stunning abilities to heal with high-power focused ultrasound, in conjunction with high-accuracy 3D real-time feedback from MRI. Since a side-effect of the MR technique is a sensitivity to tissue temperature, the ultrasound beam can […]

Amazing Stereo Tricks for Next-Gen Tablets And Cellphones

Posted by on December 8, 2011 at 4:31 pm

Amazing Stereo Tricks for Next-Gen Tablets And Cellphones - by Don Tuite, Electronic Design. Here’s a clever application of psychoacoustics.  This application-specific DSP chip is configured to your particular speaker enclosure dimensions by straightforward PC-based software, thus automagically producing stunning high-definition audio from crummy little mobile device speakers. For more information on the LM4901, here’s the TI […]

The Importance of Mind-Wandering | Wired Science | Wired.com

Posted by on December 5, 2011 at 12:14 am

The Importance of Mind-Wandering | Wired Science | Wired.com. More important than even I would have imagined in my wildest daydreams…

The evolution of deceit – Neuroscience – Salon.com

Posted by on December 2, 2011 at 8:30 pm

The evolution of deceit – Neuroscience – Salon.com.