Shock Therapy and Space Mummies

Researchers claim, for the first time, to have used custom-fitted deep brain stimulation to substantially alleviate a patient’s decades-long bout with severe depression. Anthony and Jeff discuss the scientific and ethical ramifications of re-wiring the brain with actual wires. Then, what happens to dead bodies on Mars? If humans are gonna go there, then we better be thinking about it! Luckily, scientists are, and Jeff and Anthony might not like the conclusions.

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Personalized brain stimulation study: https://gizmodo.com/in-a-first-scientists-used-personalized-brain-stimulat-1847792818

Mars Mummies: https://astronomy.com/news/2021/09/how-would-humans-decompose-on-mars

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