How to play Space Invaders – with your brain


Over at top bloke’s blog Brandish, you can find out how to give your hands a rest and exercise your brain – to play Space Invaders.

Yes, a team of researchers has poured its energies into developing a brain-to-computer interface, allowing a 14-year old epileptic gamer to play Space Invaders using only the power of his grey matter. Obviously there’s more serious applications than retro gaming for such a device – but playing an arcade classic is a great way of making your research ‘sexy’. To find out more and to see  a video of it all in action, check out Brandish now.

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