hearing loss http://nhpr.org en Laser-Based Hearing? http://nhpr.org/post/laser-based-hearing <p>Fascinating article from Popular Science today on <a href="http://www.popsci.com/technology/article/2012-04/how-it-works-artificial-hearing-device-made-lasers" target="_blank">an effort to use lasers to build a hearing system more accurate and expansive than the cochlear implant</a>. The infrared lasers would more accurately stimulate the nerves in the ear, meaning a fuller, clearer perception of sound.&nbsp;</p> Wed, 11 Apr 2012 17:14:36 +0000 Brady Carlson 3066 at http://nhpr.org Laser-Based Hearing?