All In The Mind - ABC Radio National

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All In The Mind is Radio National's weekly foray into the mental universe, the mind, brain and behaviour - everything from addiction to artificial intelligence.


Brain decoding

July 10th, 2016

Episode 123 of 137 episodes

Imagine if it were possible to have your own portable ‘brain decoder’ connected to your mobile phone. It could read people’s thoughts just by detecting their brain activity. It’s a possibility that opens the way for some exciting and disturbing scenarios in the future. All in the Mind hears from the researchers who can already tell something about the movie you’re watching or the story you’re listening to—just by using brain scans.