The RoboRoach, a Kickstarter project, is the “world’s first commercially available cyborg” — part cockroach and part machine.
The backpack communicates directly to the roach’s neurons in its antennas via small electrical pulses.
The cockroach undergoes a short surgery (under anesthesia) in which wires are placed inside the antenna. Once it recovers, a backpack is temporarily placed on its back.
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