Monday, June 21, 2010

The Madness of deleting memories, changing brains... "Wouldn't it be good if we only had good memories ?" "I am going to change your brain! "


"Top Pentagon Scientists Fear Brain Modified Foes"
Wired - by Noah Shachtman - June 9, 2008 -

"But these new drugs will certainly have extensive off-label use for improvement of memory and cognitive performance. [They] may have the additional effect of weakening or overwriting existing memories. Depending on the ultimate performance of these drugs, adversaries might use them in training programs or field operations… to increase troop effectiveness or modify troop behavior and/or emotional responses."

The article is about DARPA's (Pentagon's Mad Science Agency) research on drugs that "promote "brain plasticity" — rewiring the mind" and more.

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