Ear

05.02.13
Princeton crafts a 3D printed bionic ear with super hearing, creepy looks
05.02.13

Princeton crafts a 3D printed bionic ear with super hearing, creepy looks

Scientists have toyed with printing ear implants for ages, but they've usually been more cosmetic...

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02.22.13
Cornell scientists 3D print ears with help from rat tails and cow ears
02.22.13

Cornell scientists 3D print ears with help from rat tails and cow ears

Science! A team of bioengineers and physicians over at Cornell University recently detailed their...

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11.08.12
MIT ear-powered wireless sensor sustains its charge through sound
11.08.12

MIT ear-powered wireless sensor sustains its charge through sound

You wouldn't immediately think of the ear's cochlea as an energy source, but MIT knows that every...

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12.02.11
Trouble hearing? Advanced Bionics' waterproof implant is paddling your way
12.02.11

Trouble hearing? Advanced Bionics' waterproof implant is paddling your way

If you're one of the 200,000 deaf people who've received cochlear implants, then here's an upgrad...

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05.18.11
Asius' ADEL earbud balloon promises to take some pressure off your poor eardrums
05.18.11

Asius' ADEL earbud balloon promises to take some pressure off your poor eardrums

Listener fatigue: it's a condition that affects just about everyone who owns a pair of earbuds...

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11.08.10
PlayStation 3's Bluetooth headset slims down, shines on, adorns ears later this month
11.08.10

PlayStation 3's Bluetooth headset slims down, shines on, adorns ears later this month

My, what a difference a couple years makes. As we suspected, Sony is updating its old Bluetooth hea...

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10.13.10
Biometric ear scanning developed as a comical alternative to iris, fingerprint scans
10.13.10

Biometric ear scanning developed as a comical alternative to iris, fingerprint scans

The field of biometrics is a never-ending spectacle of palm readers, fingerprint and iris scanners,...

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05.25.10
VNS implant might fix the ringing in your ears
05.25.10

VNS implant might fix the ringing in your ears

Earlier this decade, doctors discovered that by shocking the vagus nerve -- one of twelve nerves con...

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06.18.09
MIT scientists reverse engineer the ear for ultra-broadband, low power RF chip
06.18.09

MIT scientists reverse engineer the ear for ultra-broadband, low power RF chip

Researchers at MIT have developed an ultra-broadband radio chip that's faster than any existing R...

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