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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...

Noninvasive system allows mind control of a robotic arm

In the context of biomedical engineering, the goal of BCIs is to provide functional support systems for people with disabilities, to replace or recover...

Elon Musk reveals Neuralink’s technology to connect brain to the computer

Elon Musk's mysterious startup, Neuralink, has finally come out on Tuesday night, revealing his progress in creating a wireless implantable device that will be...