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    This Student Is Turning Brain Waves Into Action

    It’s science, not magic. But when Bicheng Han deploys his special headband to manipulate objects with his thoughts, it sure looks like a supernatural power. His 2-year-old startup, BrainCo., is turning heads in the field of neurofeedback training — a medical therapy that’s rapidly becoming available for consumer use, with the market expected to hit $11 billion by 2020. But it is hard for a novice to pick up, as OZY discovered at this week’s Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, and faces ample skepticism in getting off the ground.

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