Brain implants evolved to use less energy

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MIMICKING natural selection could boost the efficiency of brain implants and mean their batteries need to be replaced less often. Implants that stimulate nerve clusters deep within the brain can help control epilepsy and Parkinson’s disease. The shape, or waveform, of the electrical pulse used is crucial. Warren Grill and colleagues at Duke University in Durham, North Carolina,