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Interactive video lesson plan for: Could Telepathy Exist?

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A brief tale on the possibilities of brain-to-brain communication, with a few cats.
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Grau, C., Ginhoux, R., Riera, A., Nguyen, T. L., Chauvat, H., Berg, M., ... & Ruffini, G. (2014). Conscious Brain-to-Brain Communication in Humans Using Non-Invasive Technologies. PloS one, 9(8), e105225.

Stanley, G. B., Li, F. F., & Dan, Y. (1999). Reconstruction of natural scenes from ensemble responses in the lateral geniculate nucleus. The Journal of Neuroscience, 19(18), 8036-8042.

Yoo, S. S., Kim, H., Filandrianos, E., Taghados, S. J., & Park, S. (2013). Non-invasive brain-to-brain interface (BBI): establishing functional links between two brains. PloS one, 8(4), e60410.

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"Biplane"( and "By Grace" ( by Poddington Bear (

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