- Philosopher Nick Bostrom argues that humans are likely computer simulations in the “Simulation Hypothesis”.
- Bostrom thinks advanced civilizations of posthumans will have technology to simulate their ancestors.
- Elon Musk and others support this idea.
Immersive virtual reality (VR) can be remarkably lifelike, but new UBC research has found a yawning gap between how people respond psychologically in VR and how they respond in real life.
Not content with being a half-a-trillion-dollar company with 2 billion users worldwide, Facebook casually announced this week it hadinvented a new unit of time. The “flick,” at 1/705,600,000th of a second, is longer than a nanosecond (1/1,000,000,000th of a second), and is designed to measure the time individual video frames appear on screen.
The ability to walk has been restored following a spinal cord injury, using one’s own brain power, according to research published in the open access Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation. The preliminary proof-of-concept study shows that it is possible to use direct brain control to get a person’s legs to walk again.
Por milenios , fantasear , auto hipnosis guiada, cualquier cosa que genere un estado de disociación baja la perfección del dolor, inclusive es un método instintivo de evitación y defensa para minimizar la percepción del dolor emocional también…
Así es que la diferencia es que lo tecnológico puede engañar bien el cerebro … Pero podemos hacerlo gratis con la imaginación, de hecho muchos de nosotros así existimos …. Leer Más