Visualizing other people’s dreams

This is really impressive to watch. More details are at nishimoto et al 2011 | gallantlabucb. Originally shared by Thom Wright.

Holy. Shit. I just got chills watching this… Video taken from an fMRI while a patient watches other videos. In a nutshell, a computer crunched some data on an fMRI and apparently produced a movie of the patient’s mental content… that looks strikingly like the thing he was watching.

Breakthrough Could Enable Others to Watch Your Dreams and Memories [Video] | Observations, Scientific American Blog Network

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