This Man has Grown an Ear on his Arm

An Australian artist who simply goes by the name 'Stelarc' has grown an artificial ear on his arm.

He originally came up with the idea in 1996, but it took him 10 years to get a team of experts to agree to the procedure. An ear "scaffold" was inserted under the skin of his left arm, and tissue and blood vessels began to grow around it.

Image credit: ABC News Australia

Now, he has told ABC that he wants to connect the ear to the Internet using a microphone. "This ear is a remote...

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