If you want to raise eyebrows in the scientific community, just bring up the subject of mind control.
Mind control has fascinated humans for as long as humans have had the ability to contemplate such a feat. It is also a subject that has traditionally fallen under the category of science fiction.
Few people would disagree that pressing a finger to your temple and staring into the eyes of a stranger would only lead to awkward feelings . . . and perhaps a little aggression.
But there are legitimate studies taking place right now that are exploring the possibility of mind control by hacking into the most advanced network in the known universe: the neural network.
This is known as network neuroscience, and it’s getting a lot of attention at a little college up in Cambridge called MIT.
So next time you get a break, take a minute to check out the following article:
– J.M. Lanham