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    Coming Soon: Wheelchairs Controlled By Tongues, Brain Waves

    It will be easier if they cure paralysis.

    Coming Soon: Wheelchairs Controlled By Tongues, Brain Waves


    Right now one of the most common ways quadriplegics move wheelchairs is through a sip and puff device, in which the person sucks or blows through a straw. But Georgia Tech University scientists are testing a headset that will allow wheelchair users to drive their chairs using only their tongues. New Scientist reports:

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    Last edited by manouli; 07-04-2009 at 09:36 AM.

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