Another Instance...

Of science fiction becoming reality – http://www.wired.com/science/discoveries/news/2008/01/connectomics

I wrote SteinBlog with pretty much the same idea in mind: “ATLUM uses a lathe and specialized knife to create long, thin strips of brain cells that can be imaged by an electron microscope. Software will eventually montage the images, creating an ultrahigh-resolution 3-D reconstruction of the mouse brain, allowing scientists to see features only 50 nanometers across.

Whats next?

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