Re: vision chip

Kathryn Aegis (
Fri, 1 Aug 1997 12:52:55 +0000

>I heard that science cured a blind person (he was blind since birth) but when
>they cured him he freaked out and couldnt handle it. It was a total new
>dimension to his consciousness, you have to prepare for that spiritually.

Actually, you may be thinking of the woman whose hearing was cured.
An amazing theatrical play was recently produced about her life, and
I heard an interview with some of the doctors and the actress who
portrayed her. A riveting hour of conversation (so few of those on
the airwaves nowadays!) that touched on many transhumanist themes.

Kathryn Aegis