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Steve Ramirez and Xu Liu:
Un topo. Un raggio laser. Un ricordo manipolato.

TEDxBoston 2013 · 15:25 · Filmed Jun 2013
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Possiamo modificare il contenuto dei nostri ricordi? È una domanda permeata di fantascienza che Steve Ramirez e Xu Liu stanno analizzando nel loro laboratorio al MIT. Fondamentalmente, proiettano raggi laser nel cervello di topi vivi per attivare e manipolare i ricordi. In questo discorso sorprendentemente divertente, ci spiegano non solo come, ma soprattutto perché lo fanno. (Filmato a TEDxBoston).

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