January 18, 2012
Faulty parts of living brains have been replaced by electronic chips, in an astonishing and controversial scientific breakthrough.
It’s a move that has been anticipated many times in science fiction, with creatures such as The Terminator, a ‘cyborg’ hybrid of flesh and machinery.
But now, researchers at Tel Aviv University have successfully created circuits that can replace motor functions – such as blinking – and implanted them into brains.
This article was posted: Wednesday, January 18, 2012 at 2:46 pm