Artist Neil Harbisson is the world’s first human-cyborg. (PHOTO VIA DAN WILTON)
November 27, 2014
Artist Neil Harbisson is the world’s first legally recognised human-cyborg. He was born completely colour blind. But with the help of a camera-antenna surgically fitted to his skull, he’s able to identify colours through sound frequencies. Neil’s device, called an Eyeborg, also has an Internet connection which means he can receive any type of information directly into his head. Join us at 1930GMT as we discuss enhancing the senses through technology that can be embedded into the human body.