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What would it take to upload a mind? / by Megan Ray Durkin.

Durkin, Megan Ray, (author.).

Available copies

  • 1 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 2 total copies.

Series Information

Sci-fi tech.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Boswell Grant Twp PL - Boswell J 620.8 DUR (Text) 38144000404592 Juvenile Nonfiction Available -
Hussey-Mayfield Mem. PL - Zionsville TWEEN j 620.8 DURKIN (Text) 33946003734923 Tween Books - 1st Floor In process -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781543591194
  • ISBN: 1543591191
  • ISBN: 9781496665997
  • ISBN: 1496665996
  • Physical Description: 32 pages : color illustrations ; 27 cm.
  • Publisher: North Mankato, Minnesota : Capstone Press, [2020]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (Page 31) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
From your brain to a computer -- What does it mean to upload a mind? -- How would mind uploading work? -- Current tech -- What tech is needed? -- What could the future look like?
Summary, etc.:
"In science fiction, people upload their minds into computers for them to be stored. How could this futuristic way of preserving the mind work? Scientists have some ideas, which involve mapping the brain cell by cell. Discover the science and technology behind what it would take to upload a mind in real life!"-- Provided by publisher.
Target Audience Note:
Grades: 4-6 Capstone Press
530L Lexile.
Decoding demand: 86 (very high) Semantic demand: 95 (very high) Syntactic demand: 68 (high) Structure demand: 78 (high) Lexile
Subject: Whole brain emulation > Juvenile literature.
Brain > Juvenile literature.
Uploading of data > Juvenile literature.
Neurotechnology (Bioengineering) > Juvenile literature.
Data processing.
Technological Innovations.

Series Information

Sci-fi tech.

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