Digital Taste Simulator uses electrode to trick your tongue into tasting common flavors

Shawn Knight

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If you thought the Madeleine smell camera we profiled earlier this year was unusual, wait until you get a taste (no pun intended) of what scientists at the National University of Singapore are working on. They’re calling it a Digital...

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Skidmarksdeluxe

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There's a few people around that I'd like to see try this out but Instead of me applying small amounts of AC to the tips of their tongues, I'd like to apply 380v of 3 phase AC and a few extra Kelvin. One hot tamale coming up.
 
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gcarter

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Im still waiting for the tech where I can fart into a microphone like device and email the sound and smell to my brother! :p
 
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lchu12

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"I know this steak isn't real, they are electric pulses being sent to my brain telling me that it is juicy and tender. But what the h*ll ignorance is bliss."

Matrix anyone?
 
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SantistaUSA

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"I know this steak isn't real, they are electric pulses being sent to my brain telling me that it is juicy and tender. But what the h*ll ignorance is bliss."

Matrix anyone?
Ah you beat me to it! It's starting to look a lot like Matrix :p