Noteworthy nugget: Eye to brain to computer screen

As we approach the end of 2008, yes, Japanese neuroscientists are able to recreate what we see from activity in our brain.

Here is  a link to what people were looking at and what the computer recreated. [Link broken I think.]

If you are into neuroscience, you might also enjoy this TED lecture on learning from watching our own bran scans.

2017:  Has this moved forward?