Monkey's brain signals control robot
title Brain-Control Monkey
description "In a ground-breaking 5 year experiment, scientists hook up a robotic arm controlled by a computer game to a monkey's brain. In training the monkey to move the arm by 'playing' the game with a joystick. Researchers wanted to learn more about the output of the brain and the individual brain-cell signals. However the monkey was about to do something that would make history and change the lives of those involved." Oversimplified, with little specific information.
producer BBC Horizon - Human v 2.0
Tags: webcast brain robotics neurotech