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Canadian researchers say they can glean simple preferences from a person's brain by shining near-infrared light into the noggin.
The study, reported in the Journal of Neural Engineering, demonstrated the ability to decode a person's preference for one of two drinks with 80 percent accuracy by measuring the intensity of near-infrared light absorbed in brain tissue
Originally posted by leisuredrummer
RubberBaron, you must be a glass half full kinda guy because I automatically thought of bad stuff when I read the article.
I imagine the government using this, as well as Police and employers, all for evil, haha. I just dont like the idea of being kidnapped and having my thoughts read against my will...