Entrepreneur Elon Musk said that his company Neuralink plans to create a technology to exchange thoughts at a distance. He told this in an interview with Wait But Why.
According to the Mask, because of the rapid development of computers and artificial intelligence soon people will need special implants to keep up. These implants can be used for the exchange of ideas between people at a distance.
Primarily the company plans to develop devices and technologies for people with brain damage due to stroke or after removal of a cancerous tumor. Musk is confident that the first device Neuralink should be submitted within four years.
"I believe that healthy people will be able to use the technology in eight to ten years... it is Important to note that it is strongly dependent on the time it will take for the regulator to approve the technology and test it on people," — said Musk.
Mask founded the company Neuralink at the end of March 2017. It is developing technology of "neural lace", which involves the implantation of electrodes into the brain. Thus, people will be able to upload and download your thoughts from the computer.
Russian cosmonauts will soon be able to leave several people, said the source TASS in the aerospace industry. From the group in addition to Gennady Padalka on their own left Sergei Volkov, in the right condition ready to go for another two cosmonauts, and one may be dismissed from training, he added.
Czech scientists have synthesized all of the nucleotide bases of RNA inside the experimental setup, in which was simulated the conditions on Earth several billion years ago. The study results are a proof of the origin of life from inorganic substances.
Professionals science and technology University of Hefei (China) organized by American journalist Kevin Kelly interview with a humanoid robot Jia Jia. However, the humanoid could not answer a single question. The conversation took place over Skype in English.
The head of the Central Council of Jews in Germany Josef Schuster urged to make anti-Semitism a Central theme of integration courses for refugees. According to him, many asylum-seekers coming to Germany, "come from countries that hate Jews and Israel."
Soviet theater and film actress Larisa Kronberg died in Moscow after a long illness. About it reported in a press-service of the Union of cinematographers of Russia. The artist was 87 years old. She played in more than 30 films, including "the Stars on the wings", "Girl with guitar", "Night without mercy" and "Bride from the North".
In Chechnya during the first quarter of 2017 detained more than 50 participants and accomplices of illegal armed groups, another 16 fighters destroyed at rendering of armed resistance. This was announced by the head of the Republic Ramzan Kadyrov on the Board of the regional interior Ministry. "We are working successfully on the prevention of terrorism and extremism," he said.