Today’s Spotlight features a photograph, taken by Bryce Vickmark
, of Edward Boyden, an associate professor of biological engineering and brain and cognitive sciences at MIT.
How is the mind formed, and what does it mean to be human?
These are the questions that intrigue Edward Boyden, an associate professor of biological engineering and brain and cognitive sciences at MIT.
To answer them, we will need a much deeper understanding of how the brain works, according to Boyden, who leads the synthetic neurobiology research group at the MIT Media Laboratory and the McGovern Institute for Brain Research at MIT.
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