Vanderbilt brain experiment: Does zapping our brains with an electrical current make us learn better?

Vanderbilt Is Surging Electricity Through People’s Brains to Improve Learning (Video)

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April 9 2014 2:34 PM

Recharged?

The curious experiment to improve brains by zapping them with electricity.

Researchers at Vanderbilt are developing technology that may increase the speed we learn—but it involves an electrical current to the brain. Claims a volunteer for the experiment, "It looks a lot more intense than it actually is."

Video by Reuters.

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