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Tested: An App That Authenticates You By The Shape Of Your Ear
A taste of the biometric future
The Best-Looking Laboratory-Grown Ear Yet
This is a bioengineered piece of tissue made to the size and shape of an adult human ear.
Scientists 3-D Print A Bionic Ear With Help From A High School Kid
Nanoparticle antennae are woven right into the organic tissue of the ear!
Cornell Researchers Grow A Realistic Bio-Engineered Human Ear
After three months growing in the lab, it looks and acts more like a natural ear than any previous attempt.
Building an Underwater Microphone Modeled on Orca Ears
Ocean research, navigation, seafloor mapping, object-tracking (sonar, for example)—they all rely on sound, which is still the best way to...
Infrared Light Pulses Could Make Better Bionics for Deafness, Blindness and More
Optical signals could be used instead of electrical signals to stimulate cells in the body, scientists say. In a new...
Targeted Video Compression Brings Cell Phones to Sign Language Users
Most people use the video camera on their phone for bootlegging concert footage or recording drunken antics. But for the...
The Dangers of Rocks
Causing disappointment and vertigo left and right
Stem Cells Easy on the Ears
According to a new study, the controversial, versatile cells could be used to reverse hearing loss