4 results for “Next Senses”

Next Generation: Sheng-Wen Lo hears ultrasound waves like pets do

Ruben Baart
February 20th 2020

This story is part of Next Generation, a series in which we give young makers a platform to showcase their work. Would you like to see your work here? Get in touch and plot your coordinates as we navigate our future together.

Consider this, human-caused noise has consequences for (metropolitan) animals, entire ecosystems and even people. It reduces the ability to hear natural sounds, which can mean the difference between life and death for many animals, and degrade the calming effect that we …

These speculative ‘Next Senses’ allow you to augment your senses with technology

December 30th 2019

Imagine you could communicate telepathically with a whale, listen to the WiFi networks in your environment, or experience smells through seeing color. Developments in technology give us the rare opportunity to expand and augment our sensorial capabilities, and relate to other (non-)human life forms in various hybrid forms.

The world we live in changes constantly, but the senses we use to perceive it remain the same. Next Senses explores the unchartered territory of how we could experience the world with …

Artificial Senses for Navigation

Ruben Baart
July 28th 2016
A team of cyborgs and digital enthusiasts developed a wearable technology for the body that perceives a human sixth sense.

Fellow Day: Next Senses

Ingmar Nieuweboer
June 23rd 2016
On June 17th a NNN Fellow Day was organized to explore the future project: Next Senses.