How Inventive: The Artificial Mommy Breast

How Inventive: The Artificial Mommy Breast
Just as good as the real thing? Photo by Keystone/Getty Images

How inventive! Here we see a 1963 photo of the next big thing infant sleep aids: the artificial breast with built-in heartbeat from the Japanese Majima company. As far as I can tell, this technology didn't quite catch on. Amazon sells plenty of artificial breasts for adults and electronic heartbeat devices for infants, but zero cross over. Let me know if you discover anything.