Competitors may dispute who is truly first, but it looks like this Australian bionic eye could be the furthest along.
Tag – bionic eye
Remember this from “The Six Million Dollar Man”: “Steve Austin, astronaut. A man barely alive. Gentlemen, we can rebuild him. We have the technology. We have the capability to build the world’s first bionic man. Steve Austin will be that man. Better than he was before. Better, stronger, faster”? Compare this with a quote from real-life researcher Zhiyong Fan: “A human user of the artificial eye will gain night vision capability.”