Mind Performance Projects for the Evil Genius: 19 Brain-Bending Bio Hacks

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September 16, 2009


Paperback, 240 pages

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0071623922 / 9780071623926


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Main description

Have some evil fun inside your head!

This wickedly inventive guide offers 19 build-it-yourself projects featuring high-tech devices that can map, manipulate, and even improve the greatest computer on earth-the human brain. Every project inside Mind Performance Projects for the Evil Genius is perfectly safe and explores cutting-edge concepts, such as brain wave mapping, lucid dream control, and hypnosis.

Using easy-to-find parts and tools, this do-it-yourself book offers a wide variety of brain-bending bio hacks you can accomplish on your own. You'll find detailed guidelines, parameters, schematics, code, and customization tips for each project in the book. The only limit is your imagination!

Mind Performance Projects for the Evil Genius:

  • Features step-by-step instructions, complete with helpful illustrations
  • Allows you to customize each project for your purposes
  • Discusses the underlying principles behind the projects
  • Removes the frustration factor-all required parts are listed, along with sources

Build these and other lid-flipping gadgets:

  • Biofeedback device
  • Reaction speedometer
  • Body temperature monitor
  • Heart rate monitor
  • Lie detector
  • White noise generator
  • Waking reality tester
  • Audio dream director
  • Lucid dream mask
  • Alpha meditation goggles
  • Clairvoyance tester
  • Visual hypnosis aid
  • Color therapy device
  • Synchro brain machine

Table of contents

Introduction: Getting Started; Section One: Exploring the Human Body; Project 1. Biofeedback Device; Project 2. Reaction Speedometer; Project 3. Body Temperature Monitor; Project 4. Respiratory Monitor; Project 5. Heart Rate Monitor; Project 6. Lie Detector; Section Two: The Dreaming World; Project 7. White Noise Generator; Project 8. Introduction to Lucid Dreaming; Project 9. Waking-Reality Tester; Project 10. Audio Dream Direcor; Project 11. Light-Sensing Lucid-Dream Mask; Project 12. Motion-Sensing Lucid-Dream Mask; Project 13. Lucid-Dream-Mask Controller; Section Three: An Inward Journey; Project 14. The Ganzfeld Effect; Project 15. Alpha Meditation Goggles; Project 16. Clairvoyance Tester; Project 17. Visual Hypnosis Aid; Project 18. Color-Therapy Device; Project 19. Synchro Brain Machine; Conslusion; Appendix; Index

Author comments

Brad Graham is founder and host of atomiczombie.com, and the coauthor of Atomic Zombie's Bicycle Builder's  Bonanza, 101 Spy Gadgets for the Evil Genius, and many other books.

Kathy McGowan is development manager of numerous websites and forums, including atomiczombie. com. She is the coauthor with Brad Graham on all of his books.

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