Saturday, December 03, 2005

A New Face

Via the New York Times: the world's first partial face transplant. I could wish that there were not any questions about the recipient's stability, if only to make the story a tidier one. But as far as the surgery and the accomplishment This is one of those science-fiction-in-real-life moments when science looks pretty damned amazing.


Blogger Gregory Feeley said...

It seems to be turning out much better than in Eyes Without a Face!

10:29 AM  
Blogger Madeleine Robins said...

I was thinking of Face Off myself.

11:13 AM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

I, on the other hand, thought of Abre Los Ojos, the Penelope Cruz movie from Spain -- the one used very soon after as the basis for the Penelope Cruz/Tom Cruise movie, Vanilla Sky.

Posted by Dave Smeds

5:59 PM  

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