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Can a Computer Read Your Mind?

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In this video from NOVA scienceNOW, learn about a computer program that uses MRI brain scans to decipher what a person was thinking. Correspondent ...

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Contributor: WGBH Educational Foundation

Funder: National Science Foundation

Funder: HHMI

Funder: Alfred P. Sloan Foundation

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Producer: WGBH Educational Foundation