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Miniaturisation and wifi bring hope for patients with epilepsy and vision impairment
A small chip, just 1mm x 1mm stimulates the optic nerve, or sends signals by wifi to operate robotic limbs.
Aired 1 year ago 30:55
Cameras: From Pinholes to Perfect Selfies
Did you know that the ancestor of our smartphone cameras was just a box with a tiny hole in it? This week, Joy Dolo and kid co-host Elena explore the wide world of cameras with the help of reporter Paulina Velasco. Ancient philosophers, French inventors, and one frustrated businessman team up across space and time to bring us the modern camera. And weâ€™ll meet a scientist who wants to use cameras to help the blind see. You can support Brains On and Forever Ago at brainson.org/donate.
Aired 8 months ago 55:53
My guests on today's show talk about being blind has not stopped this couple from living life. Dan and M both feel very strongly that blindness will not define them. Turnbull share how they want people to view them and how along the way they haveÂ had someÂ â€œinterferenceâ€.