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Declassified and Approved For Release 2011/12/01 : NSA-RDP96XO079OR000100020030-3 05/ 13. DEPARTMENT OF THE AIR FORCE WARNI Ii: This material contains information affecting the National Defense Of the United States within A he meaning of the Espionage Laws, USSR SUBJECT SOVIET SCIENTISTS !ORLING ON , DATE OF REPORT 8 L;ar 62 THOUGHT-READING APPARATUS, DATE OF INFO 13 Jan 62. PLACE s DATE ACQ. ? GER:::ANNY/8 Mar 62 EVALUATION DOC a souncz S : SECTION I BELO'l SYMMANY 41 Title 18, CSC. Secs. 793 and 794. the transmission or revelation of which in any tanner to an unauthor- ized person is prohibited by law. REPORT NO. 1513662 NO. OF PAGES 1 C?1.6760; 676. 000 FRDH7000th SUPPORT ;'1I?;G (USAF% DocOG PREPARED BY V,L G. HSI-MflIG (F;: TASS reports on research by Soviet scientists of the'Acaderay of Pedago,?;io Science's in MCSKVA and their ' efforts tQ construct an ,apparatus for the oscil- lographic recording of human thoughts and "internal speech". 1CLASSIFIED . I. . ID :NTIr ICATION DATA -f INFOR: ATION SERVICE - EAST (MID-OST), EON::, G::li,'.ANY, Dr. Karl PROCHAZKA Publishing House, pp. 3-4, 13 Jan 62 TASS reported on research nov: being carried out in the Institute of P-cycholo of the Academy of Pedago;;ic Sciences of the Russian Federation in. mo KV-A -h to read tiisart""tFiou lit from oscili ographic recordin-s. Scientists -were assigned the task of solving the probler:. of mechanical thought-readirg and to TASS repo.-ter watched an experinent for rccordinE; the brain reaction during the thought process. This recording, together with the nervine reactions on the "speaking instrument" furnish an occillographic picture of "internal speech"..' Up to now, psychologists have not succeeded in deciphering the bizarre lines of the automatic recorder. They are close to determining the sound spcctruii for distinguishing the sounds without error, and have already succeeded in deter-iin- develop an apparatus for this which will be suited for extensive use. The ~ EARL "U., BOY Lt Col, USA? Commander, DocOG Major, USAF FOR: 1; LRrDITfl H.' SHADE Colonel, USAF C oic anand e r 'JSAFE DUP M/oz (Clessi/oration) DISTRIBUTION DY HO USAF STATE 3.3'117717 - r ' t Declassified and Approved For Release 2011/12/01 : NSA-RDP96XO079OR000100020030-3 (Classi/icatior)