Author: JohnValbyNation

Eyes and Ears 3D-Printed From Flesh Could Boost Our Senses

Electronics often don’t mesh well with flesh and blood. Cochlear implants can irritate the scalp; pacemaker wires dislodge; VR headsets weigh heavily on the face. That’s why, for the past six years, Michael McAlpine has been Frankensteining alternatives. A mechanical engineer at the University of Minnesota, he creates prototypes of bionic body parts with nice,…

By JohnValbyNation March 20, 2019 0