Scientists Just Used Brain Stimulation To Change How People Think, Boston University Study Reveals

Published: Oct 12, 2017

A team of researchers from Boston University (BU) have explored the possibility of enhancing a person’s ability to learn and control their behavior — in short, to change how people think — by stimulating the brain.

BU researcher Robert Reinhart used a new form of brain stimulation, called high-definition transcranial alternating current stimulation (HD-tACS), to “turbo charge” two brain regions that influence how we learn.

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