The Future of the Mind: The Scientific Quest to Understand, Enhance, and Empower the Mind (Paperback)

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Michio Kaku presents his new book The Future of the MindSunday, March 2, 2014 2pmFox Theatre2215 Broadway StreetRedwood City, CA Purchase tickets at Kepler's or online at the Fox Theatre Box Office 

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Michio Kaku, the" New York Times" bestselling author of "Physics of the Impossible" and "Physics of the Future" tackles the most fascinating and complexobjectin theknown universe: the human brain.
"The Future of the Mind" brings a topic that once belonged solely to the province of science fiction into a startling new reality. This scientific tour de force unveils the astonishingresearch being done intop laboratories around the world all based on the latest advancements in neuroscience and physics including recent experiments in telepathy, mind control, avatars, telekinesis, and recording memories and dreams. "The Future of the Mind" is an extraordinary, mind-boggling exploration of the frontiers of neuroscience. Dr. Kaku looks toward the day when we may achieve the ability to upload the human brain to a computer, neuron for neuron; project thoughts and emotionsaround the world on a brain-net; take a smart pill to enhance cognition; send our consciousness across the universe; and push the very limits of immortality.

About the Author

Michio Kaku, Henry Semat Professor of Theoretical Physics at the City University of New York, is the author of Hyperspace, Visions, and Beyond Einstein. He hosts Explorations, a nationally broadcast radio show. He lives in New York City.
Product Details
ISBN: 9780307473349
ISBN-10: 0307473341
Publisher: Anchor Books
Publication Date: February 17th, 2015
Pages: 400
Language: English