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A million ARM cores to host brain simulator

7/14/2011 10:36 AM EDT
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DrFPGA   7/14/2011 7:13:28 PM
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This is probably much less than the brain capability of a gnat, but if you can get 1 billion gnat brains to work together then you might have something...

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BicycleBill   7/14/2011 6:23:03 PM
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All this to attempt to replicate the functions of a 3-lb (1.4 kg) brain that dissipates 50 watts--think about that. And it still won't be able to work out most things which the brain does. Very humbling!

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KB3001   7/14/2011 3:57:26 PM
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The % of human brain modelling depends on the level at which neurons would be modelled.

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