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Talking ducks and extra limbs

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Australian Musk ducks can talk,
Third thumb prostheses by Ian Woolf
Stelarc talks about his transhuman performance art at the Singularity Summit Australia in 2011,
Stelarc's performances since 2011.
Hosted and produced by Ian Woolf

Stelarc writing the word

Vocal imitations and production learning by Australian musk ducks (Biziura lobata)
Even a duck can parrot
Robotic hand augmentation drives changes in neural body representation
Robotic ‘Third Thumb’ use can alter brain representation of the hand

October 18, 2021
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