How It Works: 21st-Century Brain

From the exhibition:
Brain: The Inside Story

New Mexico Museum of Natural History & Science

Modern technology monitors the seizures of epileptics, and brain-computer interfaces are being developed to help paralyzed people control computerized devices and possibly even move again. A video follows cutting-edge neuroscience research at the State University of New York in Albany on the use of neural implants for paralyzed individuals. 

Credit: Courtesy of AMNH/R. Mickens

Note: Representative image at left is often cropped for display purposes. Downloaded high-resolution images are not cropped.