3D printing with the mind: objects from thought by thinker thing
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may 31, 2013
3D printing with the mind: objects from thought by thinker thing


objects from thought: 3D printing with the mind

 

 

using an emotiv EPOC brain-computer headset, george laskowsky of thinker thing was able to create a three-dimensional shape by directing
virtual mutations with his mind, which are controlled using small electrical impulses detectable in the brain. ‘this evolving model is created
in a form that can be read by the latest 3D printers,’ says bryan salt, founder of thinker things. it allows us to create real physical objects
directed by your mind’, he adds. anyone can use the machine, a user would need to wear the EPOC neuro-headset, which transfers the
corresponding brain patterns to a computer program, manifesting a three-dimensional model from a genetic DNA seed.

 

for more information about the project, watch the videos below, or visit the current indiegogo campaign.

 

 

the first real object created with the mind
video courtesy thinkerthingchile

 

 

creating real objects with the mind
video courtesy thinkerthingchile

 

 

detail of the first ever 3D printed object from the mind
image via fayerwayer

 

 

programming
image via fayerwayer

 

 

3D print outs

 

 

emotiv EPOC brain-computer headset

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