News this week of a human to human brain interface. This was one person moving another person’s finger by thought power across the University of Washington Campus. The internet used to be a way to connect computers – now it’s a way to connect brains.
Guilt is also contagious – you can catch it just from sitting on a chair someone guilty has been on. A new study demonstrates ‘moral transfer’ between people – shaking hands with an exam cheat or sitting on a chair a thief has used bring up negative emotions in us.