This microchip healed itself after being blasted by lasers

Our technologies are becoming more biological with each passing year. And here's the latest breakthrough: Caltech engineers have developed an integrated computer chip that can learn to heal its own injuries. » 3/13/13 10:20am 3/13/13 10:20am

A Microchip Placed in the Eye Could Allow the Blind to See

MIT researchers are just three years away from developing a retinal implant that can send visual information directly to the brain. Although it won't completely restore an individual's vision, they would be able to navigate rooms and recognize faces. [Wired] » 9/24/09 3:37pm 9/24/09 3:37pm