Neuroscientists successfully implant memories into sleeping mice
'Two baby field mice asleep in a teacup' [Shutterstock]

Chuck Bednar for redOrbit.com – @BednarChuck A team of French neuroscientists has effectively hacked the brains of sleeping mice, implanting false memories using electrodes to directly stimulate and record nerve cell activities, according to new research published online Monday in the journal Nature Neuroscience. Their technique created artificial associative memories that remained throughout the creatures' sleep,…