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Real-life Benjamin Button case: Brothers ageing in reverse

May 02, 2012

Real-life Benjamin Button case: Brothers ageing in reverse

Two brothers appear to be ageing in reverse after contracting a bizarre condition which makes them behave like kids again. #BuzzPatrol #Nervous system #Leukodystrophy #Michael Clark #Matthew #The Myelin Project #Potato Head
Super-human brain technology sparks ethics debate

Mar 01, 2012

Super-human brain technology sparks ethics debate

A British ethics group has launched a debate on the ethical dilemmas posed by new technologies that tap into the brain and could bring super-human strength, highly enhanced concentration or thought-controlled weaponry. #TechBuzz #Brain #Neuroprosthetics #Neural engineering #Nervous system #Nuffield Council on Bioethics

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Super-human brain technology sparks ethics debate

Aug 26, 2014

Video Game Can Help MS Patients Prevent Falls

Falls are a serious concern for patients with multiple sclerosis (MS), an autoimmune disease of the central nervous system, in which the body's immune system attacks the protective covering or sheath surrounding nerve fibers.  The risk for serious he...
Super-human brain technology sparks ethics debate

Aug 25, 2014

Toure: It doesn't matter if Michael Brown was a good kid

An information war is being waged in Ferguson, Mo., each salvo meant to shape public perceptions of Michael Brown and Darren Wilson. Through this war we've learned that the 18-year-old Brown had marijuana in his system when he was killed, suggesting ...
Super-human brain technology sparks ethics debate

Aug 05, 2014

Sinéad O'Connor I'm Not Bossy, I'm The Boss: exclusive album stream

Have a listen to Sinéad OConnors 10th album ahead of release and let us know your thoughts Sinéad OConnor interview: I deserve to be a priest Our live webchat with OConnor as it happened During a lengthy chat for a recent Observer profile piece , Sin...