From Tom Cruise to time travel: colour-blind ‘cyborg’ artist who hears colours through implant invents time-sensing device

//From Tom Cruise to time travel: colour-blind ‘cyborg’ artist who hears colours through implant invents time-sensing device

From Tom Cruise to time travel: colour-blind ‘cyborg’ artist who hears colours through implant invents time-sensing device

For Neil Harbisson, a self-described “cyborg” artist living near Barcelona, Spain, colour is quite literally music to his ears thanks to an antenna he designed to overcome colour blindness.Well-known in Spain and with an international following that enabled him to meet the likes of actors Leonardo DiCaprio and Tom Cruise, Harbisson is now testing out a new device designed to feel the passing of time.Born in Northern Ireland with achromatopsia, a rare condition meaning he can only see in…

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