A Wiring Diagram of the Brain

Published di paolo.valigi@diei.unipg.it il 2013-04-26
What allows you to identify your favorite song after only a few notes, or recognize the aroma and taste of your favorite dish? Until recently, all we had were educated guesses. But in early March, a massively ambitious brain-mapping effort called the Human Connectome Project released thousands of images showing which parts of the brain act in concert to do something as seemingly simple as recognizing a face. ...

A Wiring Diagram of the Brain(external link), on IEEE Spectrum, May 2013.

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