Advances in neuroimaging research have opened up the possibility of identifying what people in a brain scanner are thinking. This is scientific mind reading. Brain scans can identify when people are thinking of certain scenes and objects. Brain scans can also identify when people are preparing to act on their thoughts.
Generating text from functional brain images. (Link)
Identifying natural images from human brain activity. (Link)
Predicting persuasion-induced behavior change from the brain. (Link)
Reconstructing visual experiences from brain activity evoked by natural movies. (Link)
Unconscious determinants of free decisions in the human brain. (Link)
Using FMRI brain activation to identify cognitive states associated with perception of tools and dwellings. (Link)