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Technology returns the joy of music to a deaf man

This guy fell in love with Ravel's Boléro at age 15, lost his hearing entirely in 2001, and eventually, with much persistent pestering of researchers and volunteering to be a guinea pig, got to hear his favorite piece of music again by helping scientists fine-tune his cochlear implant. A really inspiring story.

Wired 13.11: My Bionic Quest for Boléro

Posted by evariste on Nov 05, 2005 4:00 pm

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