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Reconstructing the Mind's Eye


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UC Berkeley scientists are figuring out how to decode and reconstruct our dynamic visual experiences -- in one instance through subjects watching Hollywood movie trailers. We meet a lead scientist looking at how one day we may be able to go inside the mind of a coma patient, or even to watch a dream.

Host: Michael Krasny

Guests:

  • Jack Gallant, professor in the Psychology and Neuroscience Programs in Bioengineering, Biophysics and Vision Science at UC Berkeley

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