The Big Problem With “Big Science” Ventures—Like the Human Brain Project
The National Institutes of Health’s “Human Connectome Project” aims to elucidate the architecture of nerve fibers in the brain, as illustrated here. Patric Hagmann, Department of Radiology, University Hospital Lausanne (CHUV), Switzerland In 2005 neuroscientist Henry Markram embarked on a mission to create a supercomputer simulation of the human brain, known as the Blue Brain […]
Top 5 Real Wolves of Wall Street
Wheelers and dealers have run wild for millions of years.