Hearing Colors (1)

Neil was born with achromatopsia, the inability to see colors, so a doctor implanted an antenna into his head and now he can hear colors.    Watch the video…

The life of Neil Harbisson is like something out of a sci-fi novel. Neil was born with achromatopsia, a rare condition that leaves 1 in 30,000 people completely colorblind. But Neil isn’t colorblind, far from it. After convincing his doctors to implant an antenna into the back of his head, Neil now possesses a new sense – the ability to hear colors. In this short film by Greg Brunkalla,