- Infowars - http://www.infowars.com -
Obama asks Congress for ‘BRAIN Initiative’
Posted By kurtnimmoadmin On April 3, 2013 @ 9:02 am In Old Infowars Posts Style,Science & Technology | Comments Disabled
April 3, 2013
President Barack Obama has proposed an effort to map the brain’s activity in unprecedented detail, as a step toward finding better ways to treat conditions as Alzheimer’s, autism, stroke and traumatic brain injuries.
He asked Congress on Tuesday to spend $100 million next year to start a project that will explore details of the brain, which contains 100 billion cells and trillions of connections.
The amount is a relatively small investment for the federal government, less than a fifth of what NASA spends every year just to study the sun, but it is too early to determine how Congress will react.
Article printed from Infowars: http://www.infowars.com
URL to article: http://www.infowars.com/obama-asks-congress-for-brain-initiative/
Copyright © 2013 Infowars. All rights reserved.