Category: 2045 Initiative

2045 Initiative: Avatar Technologies Digest #5 (Russian with English Subtitles)

1) Scientists from Medical University of Vienna used innovative technology called bionic reconstruction to restore function of extremities in 3 patients.
2) Scientists used a 3D printer to restore nerves
3) Sergio Canavero – an Italian neurosurgeon recently stated that transplantation of the whole body may be possible as soon as within two years from now.
4) Portuguese “Tekever” developed an unmanned aircraft controlled by thought.
5) A retired engineer built a prototype of a violinist robot.
6) As a bonus, please see a video of a blind man, first time in 10 years could see his wife via a bionic prosthetic eye.

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Neuroscience – and the Future of Humanity – Interview with Ken Hayworth

Recently I did a three part interview with renowned neuroscientist Kenneth Hayworth that went for 4.5 hours. So strap yourselves into your interview appreciation chairs and glue your eyes to the screen. It was very informative and fun, I hope you enjoy it 🙂