Mind-controlled microbes

June 3, 2013

With an Arduino board, a hacked brain sensor, and a little code, you can control paramecia, which will change their swimming direction in response to an electrical field.

Build instructions and source code:http://making.do/paramecium

Paramecium footage credits:

Mon Microscopic
Proyecto Agua

Video Source: Geva Patz

Paramecium/Arduino interface