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Date: 08/25/06 02:11 AM

30 Responses to The Seeing Tongue

  1. Profile photo of samemo
    samemo Male 13-17
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    August 25, 2006 at 1:39 am
    Link: The Seeing Tongue - In-the-mouth electrodes give blind people a feel for vision.
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    wildcatcher2 Male 18-29
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    August 25, 2006 at 2:16 am
    its kinda trippy to be honest
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    sweet_sorrow Female 13-17
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    August 25, 2006 at 2:22 am
    woah KEWLIE
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    Protozero Male 13-17
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    August 25, 2006 at 2:35 am
    That`s very interesting. But I`ve already seen the same thing except they put the electrodes in the back of the eyes and the camera on a bluky set of sunglasses.
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    stephie1954 Female 18-29
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    August 25, 2006 at 2:41 am
    that`s pretty cool, i think i`ve seen the eye one too Protozero
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    Ajikan Male 18-29
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    August 25, 2006 at 3:04 am
    i would rater have a camera implanted anywhere i wanted. wouldent want to have something in my mouth
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    sinsane Female 18-29
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    August 25, 2006 at 3:12 am
    Wow, that`s pretty interesting actually.
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    JamalJoones Male 70 & Over
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    August 25, 2006 at 3:31 am
    weud yah beuleve dat jamal jones teunghe iz bwack?
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    lolakitty72 Female 30-39
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    August 25, 2006 at 3:37 am
    This would revolutionise pornography.
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    sportsguy69 Male 13-17
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    August 25, 2006 at 3:46 am
    ^^ thats hilarious lolakitty.
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    notapervert Male 13-17
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    August 25, 2006 at 6:02 am
    WOw ?!
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    Marram Male 18-29
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    August 25, 2006 at 6:39 am
    Gee, how quickly did the whole Glasses = Seeing thing get outdone. Forget all those cables and geeky glasses, we`ll just walk around with our tongues hanging out. That is almost as cool as the blind children who are born with the ability to see by clicking, much like a bat does.
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    Galileo53 Male 13-17
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    August 25, 2006 at 7:16 am
    now blind ppl can read books
    im so happy for them
    and KEWLIE!!!
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    monert Female 18-29
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    August 25, 2006 at 8:27 am
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    7451 Male 70 & Over
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    August 25, 2006 at 8:39 am
    Cool, but i know that shafik, for one, would feel like an pillock walking about with his tounge out and a cable in his mouth
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    LochNess-Abz Female 13-17
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    August 25, 2006 at 10:20 am
    Well it seems easier than hooking cameras to your brain. Just pressing a small device to your tounge and you can take it away just as easy...sounds cool...Galileo how would you feel if i scooped your freakin eyes out??
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    Tyrizzle Male 18-29
    908 posts
    August 25, 2006 at 10:50 am
    This should be kinda scary
    A bunch of blind people walking down streets with their tounges hanging out
    Kinda reminds me of the Descent
    Hopefully they dont try to eat anyone
    cannibal blind people
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    SH0WERdance Female 13-17
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    August 25, 2006 at 11:19 am
    they wouldn`t care if their tongues were hanging out all day. they`re blind remember?
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    Mighty- Male 18-29
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    August 25, 2006 at 11:53 am
    sweet. eventually i bet theyll go back to the glasses or else its gonna be a fake eye with a replaceable camera or something and itll turn out like that magnetic touch thing in fingers where they can feel if a wire is live or not before even touching it.
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    cazreen Female 13-17
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    August 25, 2006 at 11:53 am
    wait, from the impression I got, their tongues wouldn`t be hanging out. The camera is not inside the mouth. That`s just the place they use to get the signals to the brain.
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    GrnFantasic Male 13-17
    602 posts
    August 25, 2006 at 12:35 pm
    So they lick to see or what?
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    videogamer Male 18-29
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    August 25, 2006 at 2:17 pm
    JamalJoones, I think you should F*CK OFF NOW!!!


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    kirby_rules Male 13-17
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    August 25, 2006 at 5:15 pm
    thats so kool!
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    nerb Female 18-29
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    August 25, 2006 at 6:54 pm
    *stands and applauds* I`m happy... I`m gonna go blind if my eyesight keeps deteriorating at the rate it is. Nice to know I might eventually have a real way to see again. (I think I`d die if I ever became blind. I rely really heavily on my eyesight. All I do is read and write!)
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    Salkraps Male 13-17
    110 posts
    August 25, 2006 at 7:10 pm
    Tis awesome the power of science!
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    flourchild29 Female 30-39
    269 posts
    August 25, 2006 at 8:02 pm
    i lived in madison for about 6 years
    i love that city!!
    now i live about 30 minutes away.
    the UW is always coming up with cool pooe.
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    tawnymw1988 Female 18-29
    207 posts
    August 26, 2006 at 11:05 am
    I know enough blind people who don`t care to see.
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    stereotypic Male 18-29
    356 posts
    August 27, 2006 at 1:43 am
    I wonder how they managed to get the signals down...
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    freespangler Male 30-39
    78 posts
    August 27, 2006 at 3:06 am
    WOW! That is exceedingly interesting if it works! I`m all for technology & having close friends who are blind, this would be incredble to say the least!

    To lighten such a story:
    How did Helen Keller burn her face?
    She answered the iron.
    How did she burn the other side?
    They called back.

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    WHOISIT12345 Male 18-29
    4398 posts
    August 28, 2006 at 8:49 pm

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