Talks Plus

"Beyond Boundaries"

When: Thu., Nov. 6, 6:30 p.m. 2014

Fresh from the triumphant FIFA Soccer World Cup kick-off of his “Walk Again” project, Dr. Nicolelis shares his state-of-the-art research on brain-machine interfaces that is making it possible for paralyzed patients to “walk again” using mind-controlled exoskeletons. Learn how it is possible for the brain to communicate directly with mechanical devices, bypassing sensory organs and muscles.

Price: $5-$20