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Elon Musk: brain-machine interface functioning within a year

“You have your phone, laptops, and devices. I mean today, if you don't bring your phone along, it is like you have missing limb...

Soft neural implants 3D printed with a new technique

One of the problems of designing neural implants is their production, which generally involves the use of metal and other rigid materials. In the...

Hi-tech skin capable of transmitting the tactile sensation wirelessly

Hi-tech, flexible, battery-free skin capable of transmitting the tactile sensation wirelessly could arrive soon in order to make virtual and augmented reality experiences more...

Paralyzed man walks again using a mind-controlled exoskeleton

Great news from the Lancet Neurology journal. A mind-controlled exoskeleton helped a man with paralysis to walk again. This remarkable result, the provides hope to tetraplegics...

BRAIN initiative: towards understanding the human brain

One of the most important challenges of modern medicine, and science in general, is the human brain. With nearly 100 billion neurons and 100...

A smartphone-controlled implant can manipulate brain cells

What would happen if scientists could manipulate brain cells just using a smartphone? You may not believe it but, in the future, it may...

Listening to music chosen by a machine with the use of thought

Edited by Silvia Sanna. The Brain-Computer Interface (BCI) is a new science belonging to computer and biomedical engineering in which we try to interface human...

Flexible high-performance ionic transistor for brain-computer interfaces

In the last decade, scientists have tried to explore new ways to interface the brain with computers, so modeling new hardware that complies with...