Thanks to non-invasive methods of neuromodulation, virtual reality and psychedelic drugs we will be able to ‘’re-write’’ the brain anew, stopping the negative memories in particular. Monika Redzisz talks do Dr. Divya Chandler from Singularity University, a Silicon Valley think tank.
From ancient tales to science fiction, the idea of machines coming alive has always fascinated people, inspiring scientists and philosophers. So let’s confront it with the kind of reality predicted by science ficton. Michał Rolecki talks to dr. David Hanson – the creator of the famous Sophia.
It would be unethical to create an ideal man, forcefully adjusting him to societal expectations. I don’t do that – says one of the most famous Polish neurosurgeons in a conversation with Monika Redzisz.
If the therapy is meant to relieve pain, we ask the patient if it hurts less. When we try to restore consciousness, our question is what we should measure, since we can’t see the problem. How can we ask a question to a patient we are not able to communicate with? The scientists working at the Alarm Clock Clinic have to face these questions every day.