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In a ground-breaking 5 year experiment, scientists hook up a robotic arm controlled by a computer game to a monkey's brain. In training the monkey to move the arm by 'playing' the game with a joystick. Researchers wanted to learn more about the output of the brain and the individual brain-cell signals. However the monkey was about to do something that would make history and change the lives of those involved.
In a ground-breaking 5 year experiment, scientists hook up a robotic arm controlled by a computer game to a monkey's brain
Originally posted by Scramjet76
Adapting that stuff to humans would no doubt run into serious bioethics roadblocks.
Science fiction eventually becomes science fact