There is some interesting new brain research. These high-level articles are less techy, but they may provide some inspiration. We believe it is important to learn more about how the brain works for future AI work. I often use the following, “when designing planes it is inspiring to look at bird flight, but don’t try to stick with all of their design principles when designing a plane for Mach 6.7” The same applies to AI.
How memories ripple through the brain:
from here you can find the link to their journal article that goes into more detail.
Creating Virtual Human Brain:
Allen Institue’s awesome .gif