Ep 17: do you lick what you see?

do you lick what you see?

Today we learn of Paul Bach-y-Rita, and his work with sensory substitution, including the tongue stimulator used to provide visual information to the blind.

Here’s a YouTube video about Paul Bach-y-Rita and his work.

Paul Bach-y-Rita and Neuroplasticity – YouTube

Here’s an article about the tongue stimulator

Seeing with Your Tongue | The New Yorker

And finally, here’s a link to the company that manufactures and sells the tongue stimulator.

BrainPort V100 Vision Aid