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Do Brain Implants Change Your Identity?

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This article from The New Yorker reports on the experiences of people who have used brain implants to treat epilepsy. It paints a fascinating narrative of the ways in which these technologies can shape people’s understanding of themselves and their relationship to the world. The author also raises significant doubts surrounding brain implant technology, whose medical effects and ethical ramifications remains relatively understudied.

Read more: Do Brain Implants Change Your Identity? | The New Yorker