Scientists at the University of Sydney and Japan's National Institute for Material Science (NIMS) have discovered that an artificial network of nanowires can be tuned to respond in a brain-like way when ...

From the article: "Scientists at the University of Sydney and Japan’s National Institute for Material Science (NIMS) have discovered that an artificial network of nanowires can be tuned to respond in a brain-like way when electrically stimulated. "

If this research is confirmed, this may be huge for neuroscience, cognitive psych, AI, – the “critical state” concept implications are mindblowing, literally and figuratively.

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