Feb. 7, 2018

What a one-eyed robot can teach us about the brain

To understand how the brain processes and reacts to visual information neuroscientists in the Human Brain Project are building a one-eyed robot capable of ‘deciding’ what it should look at.

Feb. 3, 2018

HBP Events in February-March

A list of events, workshops, and conferences run by the Human Brain Project over the next two months - February and March 2018

Jan. 4, 2018

Brain images refute language domain theory from the 60s

A region of the brain that extends through both hemispheres, the planum temporale, is larger in the left than in the right hemisphere. In the 1960s, this finding was linked to the hosting of language processing in the left hemisphere, but new research from one of the Human Brain Project’s research partners has shown this asymmetry is not a marker of language lateralisation.