Cyborg pioneer Prof Kevin Warwick | Brain building, medical devices and ’terminators’ are all in a day’s work for the UK’s most divisive roboticist. [Robotics: http://futuristicnews.com/category/future-robots/ Cyborgization: http://futuristicnews.com/tag/cyborg/]
TEDxWarwick - Kevin Warwick - Implants & Technology -- The Future of Healthcare? Kevin Warwick is Professor of Cybernetics at the University of Reading, where he carries out research in artificial intelligence, control, robotics and cyborgs. He is a Chartered Engineer and a Fellow of the IET. Kevin was born in Coventry, UK and left school to join British Telecom, at the age of 16.
As the limits of space exploration become increasingly clear, a generation of scientists who might once have turned to the stars are seeking to expand humanity’s horizons much closer to home. "Jamming stuff into your body, merging machines with your nerves and brain, it’s brand new… It’s like this last, unexplored continent staring us in the face."
Warwick Fortress Masterman Dual-Neck Electro-Acoustic Bass Guitar design incorporates exotic hardwoods, bell brass components, and precision gold timepieces, all craftily combined by hand by Kevin Barnard.