Muse’s latest album uses a Human Connectome Project rendering of white matter tracks.


The Human Connectome Project (HCP) Consortium is pleased to have had its graphical renderings of brain connectivity chosen by Grammy Award winning international recording artists Muse ( for the cover of their latest album ‘The 2nd Law.’ The images selected illustrate the complexity of the neural wiring of the human brain as computed using sophisticated neuroimaging methods and data processing tools developed by the members of our team. For more information on the HCP, please browse our website, or visit,, and