LINK: Nematode brain uploaded with success

by polymathwannabe 5y23rd Dec 201420 comments

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The connectome for the 302 neurons of the nematode C. elegans was put in charge of a Lego robot. Without any additional programming, the simulated brain started using the robot parts just like the original worm's organs.

"When you think about it, the brain is really nothing more than a collection of electrical signals."