Secret of human thought revealed
Man, machine converging?
- Duration 2:48
- Date Dec 4, 2012
Man, machine converging?
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Remember Steve Austin the Six Million Dollar Man.
-- to make the world's first bionic man.
Love that show that reality though could be that's just a TV show the reality could be closer than you think our next guest says man and machine are about to merge.
Treasury up futurist inventor and author of the new book.
How to create a -- to break her as well we had a right to be -- there but it's great to have you as well.
You know that was just a TV show -- you say in the not too distant future machines may actually.
We may have these little nano bots in our bodies -- fix our organs right I mean these things are ready extension of who we are they make a smarter and they give us access to all human knowledge.
They getting smaller this is a 100000 times -- in the computerized the student.
They -- ultimately will be the size of blood cells -- go through a body keeping us healthy you augmenting our immune system.
Going our brain and connect our brain to the cloud just a way this is connected to the -- and you're talking about the same cloud where we've we share photographs we share photographs -- also do searches -- translate languages we ask it questions that goes out to the cloud.
We'll be able to do that from within our brains and actually expand essentially the size of our.
Brains and think bigger thoughts that's so cool so you suggesting that our brains would actually kind of become digital.
Well in part that we have digital extensions already and they'll go inside our bodies and brains I think that's actually an arbitrary distinction although there are.
People today -- computers their brands like parkinson's patients and deaf people and the latest generation of the -- parkinson's and -- -- -- to download new software into the computer connected into your brain from outside.
The patient that's today right it's -- size of a piece so -- cries surgery.
But they're getting smaller and smaller by the -- -- -- introduce and noninvasive -- you know there are a lot of people watcher right now who may have ailments or or problems in their thinking wow if that could really happen soon it might help me.
I I may have for example.
Spinal cord injuries there aren't experiments -- to reconnect them.
Using electronic communication -- -- -- not just bridge that gap.
And communicate so you know with wireless.
Communication well folks if you -- -- know what the future looks like -- how the mind works check out this book it's already a New York Times bestseller how to create a mind the secret of human thought revealed.
-- real pleasure to have my -- thank you sir.