• Terrence Aym
Someday you might be like Star Trek's Mr. Spock. No, you won't be a Vulcan, but you may have the ability to mind-meld like the popular science fiction character. A discovery about the biological structure of mouse nerve cells has led researchers to consider a revolutionary concept: a nerve-electronic hybrid. Such a concept could become reality if nanotubes are created as special semiconductor conduits with an architecture that permits nerve cells to twist their tendrils like entwined thread establishing an intricate network interface between machines and living tissue.
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