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Bill Gates just gave us 50 million ways to re-think the human brain

Microsoft founder Bill Gates watches play between Pablo Carreno Busta, of Spain, and Kevin Anderson, of South Africa, during the semifinals of the U.S. Open tennis tournament, Friday, Sept. 8, 2017, in New York. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez)

The Microsoft billionaire and philanthropist donated $50 million this week to fight Alzheimer’s. Together with company co-founder Paul Allen, the two remind us how devastating a hobbled brain is to anyone touched by the disease.

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