Living in the Future: Brains!

Next Event: Fri, Sep 14, 2018, 06:00pm08:30pm

Can we bring back the dead? Control machines with our minds? Create human-like robots? Find out how today's neuroscience advances reflect what we've seen on-screen. Sit back, grab some pizza and popcorn, watch a short a clip from a science fiction movie, then hear from brainy scientists and inventors about how close Hollywood’s hopes are to reality!

Presenters:
Andrei Barbu, MIT
Andres Salazar Gomez, MIT Open Learning
Michael Halassa, MIT
Nataliya Kosmyna, MIT
Hossein Rahnama, MIT