Posts by Brandon North

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These Cyborgs Redesign Their Own Bodies and Minds

By treating their bodies as art, self-designed cyborgs reimagine human potential but also raise ethical questions. At the frontiers of technology and art, more and more individuals are modifying their bodies with cybernetics. Some of these people have cybernetic augmentations as replacements for limbs, organs or senses, while others modify their bodies to explore how cybernetic technology alters human perception. For two artists, Neil Harbisson and Moon Ribas, both groups of people can be classified        …read more