A Mouthful Of Crazy

Shopping For The Body

Normally, a story about cosmetic surgery and implants would imply that it’s a slow news day. Stories about 12 year olds getting nose jobs have lost their shock value, and so many people are getting plastic surgery to look like various supermodels and superheroes, that it’s really not worth writing about anymore. But there is good news: we might have just come full circle. In Japan, which is arguably…

Mind Over Matter

Shopping For The Body

Have you ever wanted to use mind control on your body? Apparently monkeys have managed to do so: the scientific journal Nature recently published research where two of the creatures successfully operated a virtual arm using only their brain waves.

Named Mango and Tangerine, the monkeys were trained to play a video game by first using a joystick to move an arm on screen, reports BBC News. To win a…