Gallery: World’s First Thought-Controlled Helicopter Passes Obstacle Co...

 

We have seen thought-controlled bionic legs and an object 3D-printed using brain waves, but now researchers have developed the world’s first remote-controlled helicopter that is powered entirely by human thought. Using a non-invasive cap that captures electrical energy generated by thinking about movement, researchers from the University of Minnesota’s Institute for Engineering in Medicine managed to fly a helicopter through an obstacle course with a 90 percent accuracy rate.

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