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    http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/health/8497148.stm

    Scientists have been able to reach into the mind of a brain-damaged man and communicate with his thoughts.
    Mind = blown. Or read? :confused:
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    Sounds pretty cool.
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    Heard this on the news yesterday, it's pretty amazing :yep: I'd like to see what uses they can find for this in the future, although as was mentioned it could have some ethical implications...it'd be interesting to see what happens in future

    Although I tried imagining playing tennis and found that I couldn't :giggle: they'd have to give up on me :s:
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    Saw this earlier today. I think it's fantastic! Who knew the VSPs can still communicate?!?
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    4 out of 23.

    It simply means we need more detailed diagnoses of those we see as vegetables as there are different levels.
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    I think the mind is still active in the sub concious of such a person. That will never disappear until you are officially dead.
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    (Original post by skipp)
    it could have some ethical implications

    Although I tried imagining playing tennis and found that I couldn't :giggle: they'd have to give up on me :s:
    :yes:

    (Original post by Charzhino)
    I think the mind is still active in the sub concious of such a person. That will never disappear until you are officially dead.
    I concur.

    (Original post by Pheonixx)
    It simply means we need more detailed diagnoses of those we see as vegetables as there are different levels.
    That's true.
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    Needs furthur research, extremely small sample
 
 
 
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