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What Is a Memory Without a Brain?

News   Feb 24, 2021 | Original story from Technical University of Munich

 
What Is a Memory Without a Brain?

The slime mold Physarum polycephalum consists of a single biological cell. Because of his ingenious ability to adapt his tubular network to a changing environment, he has been called "intelligent". Researchers at TUM and MPI-DS have now found out how it stores information - even without having a nervous system or a brain. Credit: Nico Schramma / MPI-DS

 
 
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