Europe's $1.6 Billion Human Brain Project Is On The Verge Of Collapse

The highly ambitious Human Brain Project — an effort to simulate the human brain in a supercomputer — is drawing fire from neuroscientists who say the initiative is unfeasible, unfocused, and unaccountable. » 7/10/14 11:00am 7/10/14 11:00am

New project aims to upload a honey bee's brain into a flying insectobot…

Every once in a while, there's news which reminds us that we're living in the age of accelerating change. This is one of those times: A new project has been announced in which scientists at the Universities of Sheffield and Sussex are hoping to create the first accurate computer simulation of a honey bee brain — and… » 10/02/12 12:00pm 10/02/12 12:00pm