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The future of the mind : the scientific quest to understand, enhance, and empower the mind / Dr. Michio Kaku, professor of Theoretical Physics, City University of New York.

Kaku, Michio, (author.). Chin, Feodor, (narrator.).
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9780804148832 (electronic audio bk.)
  • ISBN: 080414883X (electronic audio bk.)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 audio file (15 hr., 39 min., 29 sec.)) : digital
  • Edition: Unabridged.
  • Publisher: [Westminster, MD] : Books on Tape, [2014]

Content descriptions

Formatted Contents Note:
Book I: The mind and consciousness -- Unlocking the mind -- Consciousness, a physicist's viewpoint -- Book II: Mind over matter -- Telepathy: a penny for your thoughts -- Telekinesis: mind controlling matter -- Memories and thoughts made to order -- Einstein's brain and enhancing our intelligence -- Book III: Altered consciousness -- In your dreams -- Can the mind be controlled? -- Altered states of consciousness -- The artificial mind and silicon consciousness -- Reverse engineering the brain -- The future: mind beyond matter -- The mind as pure energy -- The alien mind -- Concluding remarks.
Participant or Performer Note:
Read by Feodor Chin.
Summary, etc.:
For the first time in history, the secrets of the living brain are being revealed by a battery of high tech brain scans devised by physicists. Now what was once solely the province of science fiction has become a startling reality. Recording memories, telepathy, videotaping our dreams, mind control, avatars, and telekinesis are not only possible; they already exist.
Source of Description Note:
Description based on hard copy version record.
Subject: Neuropsychology.
Mind and body > Research.
Brain > Mathematical models.
Cognitive neuroscience.
Brain-computer interfaces.
Genre: Audiobooks.
Downloadable audio books.

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