Rat Brains Fly Planes

So scientists have grown a “brain” from 25,000 neural cells extracted from a single rat embryoand taught it to fly an F-22 jet simulator…this makes me wonder whether or not these “brains” that are eventually developed will learn common sense, or better judgement…will they develop any morals or have sympathy for others? Would they turn against those who control them if forced to do something they feel wrong? too dangerous? or something of that nature??

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2 Comment(s)

  1. wow…thats kinda scarry…you find the weirdest things

    daniel | Dec 14, 2005 | Reply

  2. hehe…thanks?

    robbiewatson | Dec 14, 2005 | Reply

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