Elon Musk’s Pig-Brain Implant Is Still a Long Way from ‘Solving Paralysis’

September 2, 2020

(Scientific American) – Last week Elon Musk’s brain tech start-up Neuralink unveiled the latest version of its neural implant technology. In characteristic Musk style, the billionaire CEO of SpaceX and Tesla announced the news during a widely hyped livestreamed event in which he showed off the implant’s functionality in several pigs.