Connectome, 5 Ways

Fascinating video with the neuroscientist Bobby Kasthuri explaining the same complex concept to five different people at five different level of complexity.

Published by Luca Sartoni

I lead three teams of engineers across four continents at Automattic. I love hiking, photography, and 3D printers.

One thought on “Connectome, 5 Ways

  1. Level 1, understood.
    Level 2, understood.
    Level 3, understood.
    Level 4, ok, I was already expressing the same questions when listening level 3.
    Level 5, understood.

    Actually my humble and fading knowledge in FEM make me a little doubtful about the possibility to make an actual “backup” of a mind.
    Of course, we may create new brain-like mind once we have understood how our brain actually works, but for the very same reason why meteorological forecasts cannot exactly see the future we will never be able to make a “perfect” copy of a mind.

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